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:


His plans were to go to college but fate did a switcheroo and he joined a parastatal and in the end he was given lip balm as a party favor instead of a chatoyant gem. (by IrishMason)


The beam of the torch illuminated the pitch blackness, revealing a piercing chatoyant pair of eyes containing magical properties, suspended, entering my my own eyes like a party favour, as a conspiracy of some parastatal entity and revealing the switcheroo as I stood, torch in hand in front of the mirror!

(by mikeytbull)


Unbeknownst to the CEO of the latest parastatal run medical organization, an insider managed to pull a switcheroo on the coveted party favors, prior to the grand opening celebatory opening, by substituting the chatoyant with a marble.  

(by Inkpen)
The Quandary for Monday, March 02, 2015 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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