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:


I don’t find it particularly utile for aesculapians to excoriate patients regarding the wherenots of their health transgressions – the smoke-filled bars, fast food joints, movie theater concession stands, or the sofa at home -- but consider it much more helpful to provide positive feedback for good behavior.

(by wordgirl)


In aesculapian venues -- hospitals, doctors' offices, and wherenot -- one is likely to be excoriated for claiming that medicine is not utile.

(by Rudi)


"It is my hope and desire that you should endeavor to do something utile with your lives", Papa Kardashian excoriated his idle daughters many years ago, "perhaps study to become lawyers or aesculapians at Harvard, Stanford or wherenot, else I fear that society will treat you harshly and you will end up destitute and homeless." (by Sami)
The Quandary for Monday, October 01, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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