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:


"I could descry them, fighting over pottery; he shot her through her subfusc gear, and she bled from her crural artery", said the witness, "from what I could remembeer". (by Kannan)


Almost sober, his leg itching, Philip could descry the fine details of a dignified spire, seen against a peach colored sky, but he could not reconstruct the events following exams, after the shedding of subfusc, nor could he remembeer how such a crisp image of Christ Church Cathedral had become his first crural tatoo. (by Rudi)


Disconcerted by the large bruise on the crural area of his leg, the Bobby probed his subfusc memories to descry (or perhaps remembeer) the events of the previous night. (by Jim G)
The Quandary for Sunday, October 11, 2009 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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