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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Sir Porcupine MacFarlane, Cabinet Secretary, leaned close to Prime Minister Theresa Maybe-Maybenot and murmured in her little shell-like ear: "for the fete, ought one consider a stall serving galettes? now that might be a sop to our Gaullist friends, and the variety of fillings could likewise please all denominations, quite subliminally, mayhap, Prime Minister; just a discreet card listing them, almost an ana in fact, without advertising their provenance," and the PM turned to him with her rueful smile, the one which reminded him of Leslie Caron, and whispered: "Oh, Sir P, you wicked old savant, you are awful, but I like you!" and gave him a playful punch on the shoulder.

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Friday, July 14, 2017 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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