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:


Seek not the sons of Satan to requite their father’s fall, our own equivocation will put us in their thrall, to quacksalvers we will listen, and sumptuous lives will lead, no skulking at the end of time, we followed Mammon’s creed.

(by fdrisc)


The second he started equivocating about the rustling of palms and the swishing of waves in the background, I knew he was skulking our tedious project with that note from his quacksalver; then the gears in my head starting whirring: first, about how sumptuous he must be feeling on that tropical beach, and then about the pleasure of the Schadenfreude I'll be feeling once I requite his cheat. (by Shortscribe)


Thou art not a healer of hearts, but a quacksalver;  thou requitest my faith with baseless scrip; thou speak'st not true but equivocatest, for thy promises, sumptuous without, are hollow within; and thou hast skulked in dark places when thou shouldst have walked me into the sunlight.  (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Tuesday, May 14, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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