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

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In the midst of his cerebrations, on mans primordial craving for peanut butter, Whitmore was struck with an over whelming need for grape-jelly and lebensraum that proved so powerful he left for Australia, and the gem fields of Coober-Pedy, where he met a remarkable spelunker named Opal who became his companion and spiritual doula and helped him free birthed his inner child. (by gumo420)

3

The silent thinker spent a lifetime spelunking, claiming the caves of his imagination as lebensraum, but he lacked a doula to help him prepare for birth: the release of his cerebrations into the public sphere. (by Rudi)

2

If it's Lebensraum you're craving, Space to flex your wits when caving, You should spelunk through the karst Till you find a cavern vast Where untrammelled cerebration May just lead to consternation As you spy a locum doula Who (while working just for moolah) Has made pregnant lady cooler, Hallelujah, Hallelujah! (by Et Seqq)

1

He could have grown up to be a spelunker like his father or a doula like his mother, but he got claustrophobic in caves and women in childbirth didn't seem to want to have anything to do with him so, after a brief but intense period of cerebration (during which he used mostly his anterior hippocampus) he disappeared into the Schwarzwald, literally and metaphorically in search of lebensraum: not simply an unoccupied place to live, but an unoccupied career niche in which to work. (by cusheamus)
The Quandary for Friday, April 30, 2010 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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