Flummoxto perplex or bewilder
Crest - the highest part of a hill or mountain range; summit.
Portent -> an indication or omen of something about to happen, especially something momentous.
Compile ~ to put together (documents, selections, or other materials) in one book or work.
Lease: a contract renting land, buildings, etc., to another; a contract or instrument conveying property to another for a specified period or for a period determinable at the will of either lessor or lessee in consideration of rent or other compensation.
Missive = sent or about to be sent, especially of a letter from an official source.