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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It wasn't easy being the son of a tulipomaniac: father would slaver over his favorite early spring flowers (sometimes dripping on us) and in the mornings he would awaken us with an ear-splitting revielle and require all seven brothers to hold a thread from his giant clew as he led us out to the garden to help him tend the crop. (by Rudi)


He was wont to slaver incontinently whenever his tulipomania took hold, and it needed no reveille to rouse him at dawn to prowl the market stalls for a glimpse of some undervalued rarity, possession of which was the clew that might lead him to wealth untold. (by Et Seqq)


(continued) My meeting with my  financial planner Abe N. Amro in Amsterdam had on me the startling effect of a strident reveille and I walked down the Kloveniersburgwal disheartened at having missed the riches of tulipomania, when I suddenly chanced upon a man slavering over the latest edition of Telegraaf which headlined the crash in the price of tulips and declared in a sub-headline: "Abe N. Amro, other bankers, have no clew on next move." (by Sami)
The Quandary for Sunday, May 22, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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