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:


Being a pacifist who deplored conflict of all sorts, Miss Bennet would skedaddle whenever a conversation became even a skosh agonistic, and, so that her hair would not flop around wildly during these sudden flights, she kept it always in a snood. (by Rudi)


After an agonistic performance of feather rattling and scraping of the pavement with his enormous tail, the wild turkey condescended to peck a single skosh of corn from the palm of my hand and promptly skedaddled, his crimson snood flapping from side to side as he strutted away. (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Wednesday, September 04, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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