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:



Captain Jean LaTrine read the letter one last time, enshrined it in his sea chest and locked it up, double checked their location on his maps to ensure the extraterritoriality of their position before having the men drop anchor and furl the sails, as they all prepared to embark and unleash their voracious appetites for food, drink, sex, and spoils upon the unsuspecting coastal town.

(by wordgirl)


The victim, her body furled in the Belarusian flag, her head enshrined in an antique wooden tabernacle carved with an eight-ended cross, was the first of many to fall prey to the voracious appetite of the "Diplomat Dicer", a serial killer who would enjoy the protections of extraterritoriality so long as his victims continued to be found only in the United States.

(by AndymAndym)
The Quandary for Friday, March 15, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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