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:

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We were promised good refection
And a service most lovewende;
But it turned out too usurious
Quite unworthy of a friend.
We may be down but we're not out
So we'll go elsewhere and ditch that lout.
(by OldRawgabbit)

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And so Sir Principle MacFarlane and Darcus Doubleday set off for Liverpool. observed only by wee Jeemy Murray, who had been down but not out and was again playing haund an fitba with his pals on Denholm's Green, quite safely now that the washin had all been taken in – although the ropes and stretchers still provided hazards; and while the intrepid pair make their way, let us turn to matters current to our own times, in this bright. sunny, February morning in 2038: Detective Chief Inspector Isa Urquhart and Detective Sergeant Milly Millican were at last preparing to go to Gotham City, USA, a trip that had been delayed for some time due to the mysterious disappearance of Bronx DA Crystal Shann-Delleer; Ms Shann-Delleer has still not been located, but the search for her continues apace, and the Scots Polis Officers had other people to see in Gotham: three investigative journalists, Hyman Z Kaplan, Sadie Moskowitz and Rose Mitnick had arranged to meet them at the Algonquin Hotel, where a room had been booked for therm at a staggeringly usurious rate reserved for strangers; the three hour flight was comfortable, not taxing, and supplied sufficient refection (both solid and liquid) and Isa held her lovewende partner's hand, discussing the objectives which they and their superiors had set: lay on the table the forensic evidence, particularly the conclusive DNA results which showed direct physical contact with the elderly men who had been murdered, with a sole survivor, 20 years ago and only recently discovered, purely by chance in the cases of the deceased!

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Tuesday, February 20, 2018 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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