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:


At first the young man’s barrels were shipwrecky affairs, but with daily guidance, the master cooper’s skills suffused into his brilliant student and, under his auspices, the young apprentice’s coaptation of stave and hoop surpassed his mentor’s until today his barrels are sought by the finest winemakers in the world.

(by fdrisc)


"I feel this forced coaption of a Debbie Reynolds nose on a Robert de Niro face," purred the fantastically peruasive esthetic surgeon, who did not practice under the auspices of any licensing board or professional organization, "will suffuse your physiognomy with a post-modern, shipwrecky sort of aura, very much in the spirit of noted architect Frank Gehry." (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Monday, July 29, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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