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:


Because Jack lacked all sense of the epigamic, he found himself in perpetually sejunct condition with respect to the opposite sex, this despite hundreds invested in personal ads in many reputable publications: indeed no matter how enthusiastically he promoted himself, windows hastily shut, curtains quickly fell, and jalousies closed their slats when poor Jack approached, leaving the fellow to search for a keyhole or a judas and whatever secret squinting satisfactions it might afford him. (by Rudi)


Peering through the judas afforded by a knothole in the veranda's rotting jalousie he glimpsed the ravishing epigamic finery of his betrothed, and once again bemoaned their enforced sejunction. (by Et Seqq)


The human male (homo sapiens) will resort to all sorts of epigamic accoutrements to impress the female, things such as decorated uniforms (preferably with golden epaulettes), big or fast cars (preferably with low seats and wide tires), memberships at prestigious corporations or clubs (preferably in finance or media), exclusive credit cards etc. but since the species is not known to be monogamous, once the female yields, the male's victory can prove ephemeral with many judases leering from behind jalousies or displaying their own wares to sejunct the lovers. (by Sami)


Peeking through the slats of the jalousie into the wildlife refuge in my backyard, I noted with pleasure that my exquisitely beautiful male peacock, Homer Simpson, had spread out his magnificent tail in full epigamic glory, prompting one of the females (I believe it was Marge--the ideal mate for Homer) to become sejunct from the other peahens, and begin gravitating toward Homer with a gleam of Paphian lust in her eye (tragically, it was at this moment that my judas of a younger brother Rorschach arrived, a team of Audubon Society agents in tow, and I was arrested for inappropriate bird-naming, which is a felony in Wyoming). (by saintdufus)
The Quandary for Thursday, May 05, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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