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:


"Take a seat, Mr. . . . ? MacFarlane, okay, what can I do you for? oh? the missing person, Miss Lollobello Montecello? now, what exactly is your interest in her? ah, I see, so what newspaper is this for? Variety? well, now, that is quite a different matter then, of course, and luckily for you, you've come straight to the horse's mouth, because as County Prosecutor for Hanna Barbera I'm supervising the Police Department investigation andI take it that everything we discuss is strictly confidential?—good, good, I wouldn't want anything sensitive leaking out and possibly jeopardising the pursuit of whichever pediculous bamstick has kidnapped Miss Montecello. . . . .oh yes, this is definitely a kidnapping and as I have extensive knowledgeencyclopaedic, you might say, yes you absolutely can quote me on thatof Crime and Criminals, I believe that I can almost predict exactly what the mastermind behind this audacious crime will do next! pardon? well, strictly entre nous, of course, I'm not just some inthronized politician, you understand, my Criminal Law Career spans thirty years and encompasses the most heinous of dastardly deeds, so why don't we stroll over to The Chopstick? we can take a private cubicle and without fear of interruption I can bring you right up to speed!"

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Wednesday, September 02, 2020 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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