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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"You are my sequoia, you are my saguaro, you are my chosen boy-a, and my provider of dinero...", was my bride's desultory connubial composition which she sang at our wedding, but I inquinated the festive mood by refuting the last line and confessing that I had just lost my job. (by Sami)


For a supposedly committed student her approach to the morphological growth patterns of cacti was nowadays desultory at best, for lately she had become averse to inquinating a nice sunny Arizonian day with the smog of intellectual effort, opting instead for meandering day-dreams of connubial bliss in the shade of a blooming saguaro. (by Et Seqq)


So there I am, minding my own business, composing a simple desultory phillipic, when all at once that gangling, shock-headed schmuck Garfunkel bursts in, yammering something about *Carnegiea gigantea* (which, I later learn, is the saguaro cactus--honestly, who yammers about cacti?), and I'm like: please, man, I'm trying to compose a desultory phillipic here, don't distract me; so what does that treacherous fink do, he goes in the other room and sleeps with my wife Peg--just completely inquinates my connubial bed, right there: just totally sullies the damn thing, frickin' contaminates it forever (god, I hate that guy). (by saintdufus)
The Quandary for Tuesday, May 17, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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