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:

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Rory's emulous younger brother (whose name, oddly enough, is also Rory) managed to photobomb 14 of the 17 wedding photos, somehow failing to be aware of it every time: you'd see the gangling notary gorgonized in awkward horror in the background of some romantic tableau, spoiling the consummation of what for Dredge and Frudy Pooterson was a real climacteric in their lives.

 

(by saintdufus)

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Jonathan was so emulous of B Buzz and the Lightyears that he would have done almost anything to be one of them, but didn’t realize that sneaking into the background during a publicity shoot would turn into a photobomb during a climacteric in the band’s career; however, he did get a bad vibe from the lead singer’s stony gaze which absolutely gorgonized him and kept him from making good his escape.

(by wordgirl)

1

In the final climacteric on the eve of Election Day, one candidate was emulous of his opponent's minuscule edge in the polls and he sought to close the gap by arranging a photo op with a celebrated Hollywood actor, but the event produced instead a gorgonizing photobomb when the actor's wife climbed on stage, grabbed the microphone and demanded a divorce because "he had the gall to endorse the wrong man over my vociferous objections."

(by Sami)
The Quandary for Monday, November 05, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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