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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"Do I confuse you, Gusti?" asked Dada, but his friend shook his head and said: "sometimes it is life that perplexes me, some say that we are living in interesting times, revolution is in the air, and not only politically – music, which is, of course my passion, is changing; art, which is yours, likewise; literature too; and science, of course; should we oppose change, stand in the way of progress like Luddites? or would we be like little Dutch boys, trying to keep out the ocean by putting our fingers in a hole in the dyke? you remember the ferrule on the end of our cues, when we played billiards in the Hall when we first came to Vienna? well it now has a different meaning, it has been taken up by a group of Anarchist Terrorists as the slogan they paint on walls and bellow from Belvederes!" and Dada, who had never heard of this, asked what it meant; so Gusti explained: "it's a kind of backronym, it stands for Fire Ends Royalists, Republicans Use Lighters, Extermination!" and Dada laughed: "that really is a mouthful, they might have been better to go for something like Gosh, which stands for Get Out Silly Habsburgs!" and the resulting explosion of laughter brought them some curious looks from passers-by.

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Wednesday, October 10, 2018 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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