Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1666
enfant terrible, swelter, hector, beek
On this first day of September, as the temperature in the mid-Atlantic region heads for a sweltering 97 degrees Fahrenheit and the Usbekistanis beek in the glow of their Independence Day, let us observe a moment of silence in honor of the underpaid elementary school teachers soon to return to the seething olla podrida of their work environments, the mob of enfants terribles in the classroom, the bullying, hectoring parents outside, and the battalions of self-important school administrators everywhere proclaiming themselves.
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