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:


For Kalyani, there was no shmegeggy in frenetically searching through her mother's belongings, where, as she expected, she found all her mother's silk sarees, limbate with golden frills, which promptly proved a bonanza of wealth for her. (by QuaQua)


Rhizopus stolonifer had found a bonanza in this bagel, I explained with growing frustration—the entire crust, witness to frenetic colonization, and the inner ring especially, limbate with the spreading black marks of the imperial conqueror!—but the waiter was too much of a schmegeggy to comprehend the mold issue and thought I would be pacified, just like that, by an extra dollop of chive-onion cream cheese. (by Rudi)


'Look,' said the bookseller, 'top edge gilt, a sure sign of quality', and as his customer fingered a limbate, translucent leaf he saw himself charging ahead of a frenetic gold rush of bibliomaniacs, each schmegeggy desperate to plunder the shelves of their bonanza of pure gold. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Friday, November 26, 2010 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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