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:



Verily, it was enigmatic to me how he could present himself in such a blousy state, especially without a hint of alcohol on his breath, but even more uncanny when he began to relate his abduction by aliens.

(by wordgirl)


A blousy, haggard panhandler spewed enigmatic and uncanny clairvoyancies right in my face -- the worst part was how verily and calmly he was abusing me and my future.

(by rochi)


He had an aura of mystical wisdom about him, but there was nothing enigmatic or uncanny about his blousy appearance: verily, he never showered or shaved.

(by Rudi)
The Quandary for Thursday, October 25, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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