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:


Yes, my dear, I did try to write a pangram in celebration of your birthday as you requested, but before I got to including all the letters, I'm afraid to say, I succumbed to the influence of a certain funest beverage – a cider both pomaceous, alcoholic, and utterly catastrophic to my efforts – a cider that left me with a hangover so pronounced I felt as though a hundred didgeridoo players were shooting apples at my cranium through their bazooka-like soundmakers, and it was only downhill from there.

(by Rudi)


Deep within a pomaceous grove of Granny Smiths, in queasy quartertones they groaned their slack-jawed didgeridoos to exorcise the crazed funest maleficium spawned by pangrammatic obsessionists. (by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Sunday, June 05, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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