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:


The quintessence of a person is rarely visible at first blush, and so when you “birl the bottle” in dating, expect, at first, nugacity.

(by Rudi)


At first blush, she is the quintessence of sweet, innocent girliness – polka dot bows in her hair, pink ruffled skirt, Hello Kitty socks and shoes -- but don’t be fooled and consider it nugacity that she totes a leather handbag large enough to hold a family heirloom, a Colt Peacemaker with a cylinder that she can load and birl before you can say “the gun that won the West”.

(by wordgirl)


At first blush you might deem it an utterly trivial pursuit, the quintessence of nugacity indeed; but I tell you, there's nothing quite like burling your own fags and puffing on some Auld Kendal.

(by Bud Myte)
The Quandary for Sunday, January 06, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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