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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Such was the beauty of Yamanaka Hitoshi's craft of ikat weaving that when he passed away, his closer confreres donated to his hometown an ikat of their own creation, in memoriam, which depicted him in a rare moment of respite.

(by cwbr)

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Gentlemen, let us take a respite from our labors to dedicate this beautiful bronzed cardigan sweater in memoriam to our beloved confrere, Migglin, the undisputed master of the ancient art of ikat, who would still be with us if some idiot -- you know who you are -- hadn't flipped the light switch off just as he was tiptoeing precariously around the rim of one of his giant vats of boiling indigo dye with his arms entangled in yarn. (by Gravely)
The Quandary for Wednesday, September 11, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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