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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Spörk Holmquist's Beavis Award-winning  Weltschmerz: How to Overcome the Remora Between the Promise of the Bacchanal Orgy and the Disappointing Denouement of the Connubial Bed is a lucid exploration of the disillusionment sometimes felt by newlyweds in the fetish community, when it dawns on them that their sex life has just taken a turn for the vanilla, and what they can do to inject a bit of spice back into the mix.


(by saintdufus)


The connubial bliss of the newly married Caroline became her remora, shrouding her view of the overall picture, which included her bewildered husband and his bacchanal attempts to drown out and numb the overwhelming sense of weltschmerz into which he had been plunged.

(by Catherine)
The Quandary for Saturday, January 21, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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