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:


Sam explained: "Little Levy Balquhidder is just over a year old, but his Spirit, like those which are within us and everyone else on this planet, is as old as the Universe, even older, in fact; but while we, and most people, have no memories before our present lives, Levy's Spirit remembers everything that has ever happened to it; indeed, as I have already told Tavish, in it's immediately former life it was Tavish's twin brother, Pherson Dalwhinnie!" the group seemed to fragment, as people began argy-bargying with those sitting closest to them, and Sam wondered if he was using double-think, or should it be termed cognitive dissonance, in some form, as a way to split off the rubbernecks – those who would only ever be passive observers (or should that be passive-aggressive observers, he found himself wondering) and he felt as if her were in one of the deep, marrow, almost claustrophobic glens that run into the Cheviots, places where the only sounds are of nature – birds, grasshoppers, trickling burns, winds whistling – and he got that strange sensation in which everything in the room was receding from him, and he felt a whump-whump in his head like that horrifying sequence in Apocalypse Now when it builds as a prelude to a bloody attack by US Gunships on a Vietnamese village and while the walls of the room and the people in it moved further away, and the ceiling soared high above him, until it disappeared and became a brilliant blue sky, and he realised that he was lying on his back, on a grassy hillside, with small clouds scudding from left to right and down below him the water gurgling over rocks and that was when his head was struck by a stone which knocked him out, and left blood trickling from a deep cut just above his right eye, but he knew nothing of this, or of anything else, for the blackness had swallowed him completely!

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Sunday, June 25, 2017 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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