Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

Attempts to resolve the Quandary:


Every time she moved, the ends of her long wavy hair microvisited the sinuous surface of her body, as if to deliberately deke the soft silk that loosely lay over her naked body, in some cruel carnal prestidigitation. (by Kannan)


Ending a sinuous journey up Mt. Washington the hikers, deked by clear skies into shedding their outer gear (forgetting the weather's eternal prestidigitation), had time only for a microvisit at the summit before they were pummeled by hail. (by Rudi)


Watch for the prestidigitation of hope so sinuous that it can contort itself and reach you from beyond abysmal despair and, in a mere microvisit, deke the darkness long enough for a glimmer to get through. (by aslam)
The Quandary for Monday, September 28, 2009 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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