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:

5

Pleasantville High School's production of Hamlet was thrown into a tizzy when the lead actor, a shock-headed teen whose great largess of hair had not been truncated anytime in his short life, recited the line “To be or not...” and then proceeded to question the question, pointing out that it blindly presupposes a rigid dichotomy between being and nothingness. (by Rudi)

4

I was right in the middle of asking the Neanderthal why he so abused his helpmeet - given both the largesse of her boar-tusk dowry and her shock-headed beauty - when he abruptly truncated my enquiry by questioning the question, demanding to know what had led me to this wholly unwarranted presumption, before clubbing me to insensibility. (by Et Seqq)

3

"With respect to your questioning of the largess received during my campaign, Senator Alpenstock, I'm afraid I must 'question the question' and ask you to explain exactly what--" but at that moment Senator Gespacho's speech was abruptly truncated by the incoherent bellow of a shock-headed protester, who came hurdling over the astonished Senator's desk wearing nothing but a strategically-placed sock. (by saintdufus)

2

Their shock-headed Director of Development, holding signed cashier checks for our charity in his briefcase, oddly stood out – by chance all the other men at the Eleemosynary Roundtable were bald – which seemed to exaggerate his pedantically duplicitous bare-skinned attempt to truncate his foundation’s largesse to us by questioning the question with “now why is it that you’re here seeking funding this time?” (by docephesus)

1

What is the point of this silly "To be or not to be" nonsense?, I questioned the question in an application essay to an illustrious British university, but the admissions committee dismissed me as a shallow shock-headed impertinent American and it truncated my efforts to attend until my daddy opened his wallet and recaptured their imagination and interest with his impressive largess. (by Sami)
The Quandary for Sunday, March 20, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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