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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Nancy had wondered why a paltry keepsake like a scratched and tarnished locket could be such a precious bibelot for the little girl who had come under her care, but when she finally caught a glimpse of the tiny photo inside of a young woman whose big smile created a gelasin below her right cheekbone and whose philtrum ended at the cupid’s bow of a full upper lip, she could see from the resemblance that it must be the only surviving connection to her mother.

 

(by wordgirl)
The Quandary for Monday, March 04, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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