Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1459
absorptiveness, profligate, perfidious, aeromancy
Being an apprentice of great absorptiveness, young Cyrus quickly soaked up the myriad details of astrology, passed his examination with four stars, and advanced to the study of aeromancy, opening his new textbook on the day of a great storm, and quickly deducing from this meteorological omen that he would find himself three days hence in deadly battle with his perfidious co-apprentice Thymon, a profligate lout who squandered their master's secret knowledge at every opportunity—selling precious magical formulae in exchange for weak mead.
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