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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The effervescence of their conversation proved fleeting when the guest revealed himself as government agent who had been tasked with relocating Yuri to a septentrional home; of course, Yuri knew that a move to Siberia would not mean an opportunity to hotdog on skis.

(by Rudi)

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In the septentrional lands where effervescent personalities are encouraged and hotdogging while skiing is the norm, blue moods are fleeting.

(by wordgirl)

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Anne-Marie’s latest adventure was a septentrional trek on foot from Helsinki to the farthest reaches of arctic Finland, a result of a fleeting romance with an effervescent Sámi man (no relation to this author) whom she had first heard hotdogging a talk about reindeer herding at Finlandia Hall.

(by Sami)
The Quandary for Monday, December 03, 2012 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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