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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No sooner than I had finally become immune -- by a process of mithridatism -- to my wife's Tartaresque tantrums, I found that in her latest rage she had deactivated the fob that allowed me access to our house, and so now, with a laptop and Wordpress account as my only accessible possessions, I have resorted to blegging. (by Rudi)


Geoff’s internet friends thought they knew his fantasy life well – Steam Punker, always well dressed with a silk waistcoat and a fine gold fob hanging from his pocket , teller of astonishing tales about his tartar of a mother, and a recent admirer of the Russian Tsar – but they were rather concerned to see his blegs asking for details about Rasputin and his reputed mithridatism.

(by wordgirl)
The Quandary for Tuesday, November 20, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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