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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“My dear, kindly take your pother with the housekeeper elsewhere,” pleaded the Prime Minister as tactfully as possible, continuing, “since I realize you know nothing of adversity having been born with a silver spoon in your mouth, and you think the most important issue in the world today is that Mrs. Smith bought a new brand of dog food for little Poopsie, but right now I need to deal with the casuistry being espoused by the foreign affairs advisors to justify a military intrusion into Slobovia merely to satisfy a sports rivalry, and the torrid affair that our king is carrying on (which he believes is a close kept secret) with a seductive spy who probably originates from that very country.”

(by wordgirl)

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Upon the harsh torrid plains ‘neath the Childressean mountain range two yak herders were able to forget  the  adversities of their lives  by embroiling themselves in a pother over which yak deserved to win the annual yak race trophy, but as their arguments lacked the necessary casuistry required for such a debate it would invariably end in an unseemly brawl, providing much amusement for the watching yaks as they both landed with a loud squelch- -legs in the air--in a pile of rich, putrid yak dung which had been fermenting nicely for many years; the rising steam from which could be observed from space.

(by Queen of East Pond)
The Quandary for Tuesday, May 08, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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