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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"As for that pair of mountebanks, and their double, even treble, lives," said Algie, after the three Amens had been uttered, "Beelzebub and all his minions shall be unable to protect them from the hatchet job Zyzzyva, the Blessed, the very last word in Avenging Angels, and his retinue shall wreak upon them!" and he turned to face Pete: "Aggie's going to make some supper for you, Laddie, and I'll set a fire in the guest-room; you will sleep well in there tonight and tomorrow we will make plans for the Pilgrimage in the footsteps of Saint Cuthbert, but while we're getting things ready, you really ought to telephone your wife and children, Pete – after your last escapade down here when you were transported to Berlin and then Mediaeval Milan, she's bound to be frantic," and not bothering to ask how Algie knew so much about him, Pete agreed and took the proffered telephone down to the Chapel to make his call.

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Tuesday, November 26, 2019 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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