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:


Having attorned to her new landlord, and made him her lover, Ena wasted no time in securing a sizeable imprest once she found that most of his money came from the contentious addition of a meaty pink slime into bargain sausages.

(by LexigraphicLove)


Mrs. Smith had run a boarding house for over thirty years, and when the conversation at dinnertime turned contentious on the subject of her "famous" pink slime soufflé, she had only to shoot the offending speaker a glance to remind him of certain little imprests she had been gracious enough to make over the course of the month, repayment on which it was undoubtedly time to attorn.  (by Gravely)


She rented me the factory and imprest me with cash for I had impressed her with innovative discoveries on pink slime, alas things had grown quite contentious since she discovered I was not curing a microbial infestation but curing imitation bacon and as rent day approached she made it clear this was to me more a day of atonement than attornment.

(by fdrisc)
The Quandary for Saturday, April 13, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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