Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1059
kipple, turtle, tatterdemalion, Pyrrhic victory
Though it was now Tuesday morning, the table was still covered with the tatterdemalion kipple of Sunday brunch and Harry could see amongst the scattered remains of food, serving dishes, newspapers, utensils, and a bowl turned turtle completely (perhaps during Mrs. Leighton's dying convulsions) a little trail of mouse droppings, which proclaimed a sad Pyrrhic victory for the mouse, who had undoubtedly eaten more of the strychnine-laden fruit compote than was good for him.
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