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:

6

Even as the callithump sang his bravery, the blank expression on the veteran's face rendered his distant thoughts pellucid, perhaps back with his buddies, reloading and shooting incessantly through the crenelation of the base compound wall, like a man possessed, utterly belying his clement nature. (by QuaQua)

5

As the callithumpian mob broke the crenellation set up by the police, it became pellucid to the police officers that this was no time to be clement, but to use brute force to suppress the mob. (by Blackbird)

4

It was the childhood incident when Cody Jarret broke away form the callithump of the children’s mummers parade and ran shouting around the crenellated edge of the town’s two hundred and fifty foot high water tower, “Top of the world Ma”, while his mother laughed and applauded in the midst of the most dangerously inclement weather, that the insanity they shared became vividly pellucid and they were forced to leave town just moments ahead of child protective services and the cuckoo wagon. (by gumo420)

3

After Maestro Banger lost the patronage of a wealthy cookware manufacturer, he expressed his distress quite pellucidly in the score of Callithump, an experimental octet for twelve-inch frying pans, in which the performers are asked to dent, puncture, and crenellate their instruments, showing no clemency for the expensive polished copper. (by Rudi)

2

The racket from the post-wedding callithump, involving three hundred guests, six open bars, and the greater part of the inventory of Big Bob's House o' Noisemakers, could be heard a mile away where we were sitting outside in the heretofore clement and pellucid spring air, now rendered as unsparing and clogged as that on Roosevelt Boulevard at rush hour on a rainy Monday (albeit minus the crenellation of stop streets, one every hundred yards for ten miles). (by cusheamus)

1

With pellucid logic, if (paradoxically) little clemency, John the Merciful swiftly accomplished the scuppering of his serfs' raucous callithump by distributing the contents of the castle's garderobes over the marriage party far below, adjuring his retainers not to besmirch with spilth his merlons and crenellations. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Wednesday, April 28, 2010 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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