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:


No one could have guessed that the detente between Ruritania and West Surmbury would be brought about through the sagacity of a mere charlady; but what you have to understand is that Rory Huggins-Weiss wasn't your run-of-the-mill charlady: she was a pure, genuine, bona fide, and in all other respects pur sang charwoman--and by god, she made one hell of a corned beef sandwich.

(by saintdufus)



A mere charlady she may be, my Mrs Mopp, but for all our difference in rank we have established a certain détente, she and I, and I can tell you that when she gets down on her knees and hoarsely enquires 'can I do you now, sir?', she demonstrates uncommon sagacity in so anticipating my urgent personal needs, and is transmogrified into an accomplished seductress pur sang.
(by Et Seqq)
The Quandary for Thursday, July 21, 2011 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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