Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1112
Old Man of the Sea, jerkwater, tousle, agrestic
Stranded in this agrestic tousled jerkwater of a town I began to feel like the fish in Hemingway’s Old Man of the Sea: tied down and ravaged by the sharks of small town stupidity, boredom and self loathing.
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