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:


I would fain execrate my snitty shrink for labeling me dysphoric, were the medication not so blissful. (by Rudi)


Dane Prince Hamlet, oft snitty, might deign feign dysphoria, eagerly, fain; family rage, gloom and plot question being... or not, rain execration and curse on his reign. (by Justinnthyme40)


"Mother", quoth Lord Randal, "I fear that my fiancee may have gotten into a snit over that execrable incident with the bloodhounds - of which I am ashamed and have apologized repeatedly - and I think she may have poisoned me at dinner because I'm feeling very dysphoric, sick at the heart, as it were, and fain would lie down." (by cusheamus)


Midlife - the arbiter of happiness for Shari Hyden (the proud former athlete, pulchritudinous, snitty) - soured her with a dysphoric ennui after her favorite aunt’s sudden demise and consequent untreatable debilitating fibromyalgia, perplexities which conjured execrations of conventional medicine’s ineptness and escorted her fain across any international border for succor and anodynes. (by docephesus)


I am indeed down in the dumps, and fain would escape that dysphoria brought on by sour reproof and snitty execration. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Wednesday, January 19, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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