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:


The mayor and city council members were known more for their tony attire than for anything having to do with politics or religion, so it came as quite a surprise to the local populace when picaresque scuttlebutt revealed that they all were witches and their covenstead was somewhere as mundane as the local laundromat.

(by wordgirl)


The scuttlebutt about Tony Covenstead (ironically enough) was that the picaresque rogue was a member of a tony covenstead.


(by saintdufus)


The manor is the customary covenstead for local heiresses and billionaire wives bored with their tony lives to come together and exchange pulp-class scuttlebutt of celebrities' downfalls and picaresque double lives.

(by rochi)
The Quandary for Wednesday, April 11, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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