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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Krishna's funambilism in the battlefield of Kurukshetra was admirable: he used his escatalogical wisdom to walk the tight rope of Dharma, while balancing the good in encouraging the Gauravas to hasten inexorably towards their own demise, against a possible supercilious judgment by history of his fight-evil-with-evil approach to war. (by QuaQua)


"At the risk of sounding supercilious, I'll add that I haven't got time for eschatological contemplation, for if life is a tightrope walk, my main concern is to keep in balance, and I'm content to trust that as the ultimate end approaches, it does so inexorably, no matter how we funambulists conceive it." (by Rudi)


Craig repetitively tread triumphant in the collegiate spelling tourneys, presenting without even a supercilious spot in his demeanor (his hallmark since emerging years before as a sesquipedalian funambulist), but now acutely relived - for this senior year final tourney - the inexorable brewing pressure felt at eschatological dimensions to succeed again, as an 11 year old contestant. (by docephesus)


A funambulist extraordinaire as a chess master, with an intimidating endgame and a supercilious disdain for all challengers, his inexorable rise to world supremacy was grounded in the formative experience that gnawing eschatological uncertainties could be allayed by an assertive checkmate. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Monday, December 27, 2010 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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