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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Isaac Lebenoff's clangor-packed new composition "Omphaloscopy:tweetzonefriendlydrone" for three electric guitars and mixed percussion was created entirely to mither his former mentors, James Herbert and Bernard Zweig; he knew they were irascible enough to, once they heard it, start confabulating evidence for a general "decline and fall of classical music" that would be the subject of all the rants in their upcoming classes.

(by Elijah Shiffer)

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The crowd below clamors for clemency, their clangor wafts up the sheer white walls of the minaret and I, loosed from a dark den below ground, sit before the imam, his luminous caftan almost as bright as my spirits, until, in an irascible voice, he lets me know I will never be leaving: “The crowd is dangerous but easily controlled with a little confabulation--I cannot release you, if you were never here,” and I mither a pathetic plea as I am taken and all again is darkness.

(by fdrisc)

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"I don't consider myself an irascible person," complained Mrs. Stokes to her therapist, "nor should I wish to be thought of as paranoid, but when those darned kids insist the only way they can confabulate with each other is by banging on pots in Morse code, I begin to suspect the resulting clangor is intended primarily to mither me." (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Sunday, July 21, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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