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:

1

Little Levy Balquhidder was singing his favourite one about corbids: "three craws sat upon a wa', sat upon a wa', sat upon a wa-a-a-a'; three craws sat upon a wa' on a cauld an frosty morning. . . . ." to his sister Wee Winnie, who tried to clap in time, when he caught sight of the three young women coming up the garden path, their faces suffused with the light of the morning sun: "this will be your chance to impress the Tellurians, Columbine," he said, momentarily forgetting to us her new name, as Winnie reminded him with a stern look; Jasmine, Ludmilla and Teri were shown in by the children's mum, Rilla, who told them that she was just going to pop down to the Co-op for some milk, and left, at which Levy introduced his baby sister to the visitors; hearing that Jasmine and Ludmilla were working with Sam Smiles of the Scottish Secret Service in trying to track down the elusive MacFarlane and Doubleday, Winnie asked – in that piping voice which was the best that she would be able to produce until her vocal cords developed - "so the ones your cousins arrested when the mountains collided are an earlier form?" and Teri acknowledged the truth of that question, or statement – the intonation was still immature – and Jasmine said: "and we're hoping that you two can help us figure out where the latest location is," at which Levy and Winnie exchanged glances and it was Levy who said: "how should we know? we're only a pair of bairns, a long way short of the hebetic stage!" but Ludmilla snorted, and said: "pull the other one, it's got balls on it," which had everyone rolling about until Winnie managed to squeak: "methinks Levy is right, it's going to be fun working with youse three!"

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Monday, September 23, 2019 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

Since September 2009, word lovers have offered 7810 sentences — each one a surprise — to QQ's unique and growing library. Explore other Quandaries through our word list or the calendar below. View yesterday's QQ resolutions or pick a day at random.

Definitions:

We don't archive definitions. You can find the definitions on their respective sites by following the links above.

Quadrivial Quandary (QQ) is owned and operated by Rudi Seitz.
Sentences submitted to QQ are the property of their authors. See our page on Copyright Information for details.
Dictionary definitions are the property of their respective sources, presented here via public RSS feeds or otherwise with permission.
All other material is copyright 2015 by Rudi Seitz, all rights reserved.
Use of this site is governed by our terms of service.
Contact: rudi at quadrivialquandary dot com.