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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Between the jactancy of Grigory Rasputin and the discrimination of Laszlo Licinic, poor Algie would have been run ragged, had Aggie not blown her owl whistle: tu-whit tu-whoooooo! and called the entire company to order: "friends, brothers, sisters, fellow pilgrims – my brother is not your dogsbody, please don't treat him as such, all are equal under the Toc H Lamp and if everyone does their fair share of the work, we shall have time for a nightcap before we all turn in – remember, tomorrow we rise at dawn and set off on the first stage, so: chop-chop!" and with a clap of her hands set them all to undertake their necessary tasks, but no-one within saw the two pairs of eyes spying on them from without, through a tiny gap in the curtains!

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

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