Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1005
taisch, tenacious, pullulate, portentous
In a portentous nightmare, his ear pressed against a pillow of silk and gold, the king heard his own dwindling taisch, whispering to a rat in a prison cell, the story of his tenacious reign: how he withstood a hundred, then a thousand, then ten-thousand pullulating foes, until the nightmares began.
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