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:


The indefeasibly devious employees intercepted the report from the efficiency consultant before it reached the CEO, and replied: "We must respectfully decline your largess of dumbassery; no space for more atop our tussock of an organization." (by Rudi)


An achievement everlastingly indefeasible in the Annals of Dumbassery (Vol. XII, pp. 431-434, "The uses of quadrivial quandaries in rural charities"), Mr. Myte's masterful analysis of Ms. Mussock's dependence on the whey-splattered tussock is the best sort of logophiliac largess[e]. (by cusheamus)


Franklin despised his new son-in-law for he was a dumbass with a PhD; sporting a gap toothed smile and disgusting tussocks of hair sprouting from his ears and, more disgusting still, the little weasel took great pride in having eloped with and contrived to have his dearly loved but clearly retarded daughter sign that hideous indefeasible prenup; but poor Barbara had no money of her own and Franklin smiled and his heart lightened for he knew that their support would depend on his withering largess. (by gumo420)


Little Miss Mussock Sat on a tussock Giving her curds away; Along came a chider Who sat down beside her And said: "Eh, doll, you after a Ph. D. in indefeasible dumbassery, perched like Symeon the Stylite atop this 'ere 'ummock? - 'cos wot's with the prodigal largesse, yow big lummock?" (by Bud Myte)
The Quandary for Sunday, December 13, 2009 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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