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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Which was when Dada's long-time patron Samuel Morganstern and his wife Emma came in, with Grigor carrying the bowls of lamb stew and cabbage which they had prepared for the Cabaret's performers, as was their daily contribution; Morganstern had the shop next door, primarily selling picture frames, but in practice, acting as the only Gallery in Vienna where Dada's work was sold and Emma was the most vociferous promoter of his paintings and it was through her efforts that many of them had been sold to collectors in the large Jewish community of which they were prominent members – in many ways they were surrogate parents of the young artist and he regularly dined with them and spent pleasant evenings discussing art and music; Dada introduced his sister to them and the ever practical Emma insisted that she should move into their house: "we have a lovely spare bedroom which would be perfect, dear," insisted Frau Morganstern, hugging the girl to her bosomy breast in such a manner which was clear to all who knew her that she would brook no opposition; Tzara whispered to Dada: "it's women like Emma who demonachized entire nations, even the Holy Roman Empire! have you heard of Jenny Geddes? no? well, she was a market-trader in Edinburgh in 1637 who threw her stool at the head of the Dean of St Giles when he started to read from the new Scottish Episcopal Book of Common Prayer and yelled: 'De'il gie ye colic, the wame o' ye, fause thief; daur ye say Mass in ma lug?' which translates as 'Teufel du verursachst Kolik in deinem Magen, falscher Dieb; wage es dass du die Messe in meinem Ohr sagst?' you know, Dada, men wage wars with guns and swords, kill or be killed, but it's the fungible women who, armed with with footstools and choice words, overthrow tyrants and potentates! but if we want some of that fine stew we'd better grab bowls and get places at the table," and the Painter and the Poet joined in the beanfeast!

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Tuesday, August 07, 2018 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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