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:


As the guests at the sader gawked at the Paschal Lamb, and I imagined the poor thing skipping joyfully in a sward, I slowly began to grok man's methods to obtain anything he deems a desideratum, where religion is just a means. (by QuaQua)


Loafing on a sward one sunny day at boarding school, the boy wondered if he would ever achieve faith, the ultimate desideratum set forth by his teachers, but as much as he tried to grok the significance of Jesus, he could not understand how the “Paschal Lamb” could take away the sins that certain priests were committing against him. (by Rudi)


As His Eminence, deep in meditation, curled his toes into the Holly Sward he totally grokked that Middlemanner was entitled to wear the Shield of the Pascal Lamb, but that was irrelevant because his personal desiderata demanded he be a complete dick about the whole thing. (by gumo420)


If you are The Third Policeman, or are sporting the maillot jaune in the Tour de France, then it may be allowed that you have sacrificed much in order to grok with your machine, a desideratum of any such vocational union; and the same may perhaps be said of a Paschal Lamb browsing and gambolling its way across a verdant sward, although here the sacrifice is consummated post- not pre-grok. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Monday, April 05, 2010 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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