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:


Sister Mary Margaret had spent a long time looking for a quiet space to practice a form of yoga with exacting sitting postures while wearing her new amaranthine attire, but she did not realize that the old scriptorium in the adjacent monastery was still in use, and thus inspired Brother Joseph’s famous modern-day illustration titled “Za-zen Sister in Purple”.

(by wordgirl)


Laboring deep into the night in the monastery's candlelit scriptorium, hunched intently over his desk, Brother Benedict put the finishing touches on the illuminated manuscript just as the Abbot had exacted, painting bizarre drolleries in the margins with shades of gold, silver, umber, and amaranthine, including a unique winged monkey in posture za-zen. (by mtc)
The Quandary for Sunday, November 24, 2013 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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