Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1760
emanate, squamous, plaintive, imago
A plaintive movement (An old tune Known by heart) Wavers his vision, Its squamous shreds (Coarse and obstructive From moult-neglect), And breeds brooding Over her likeness Which teems; An imago love Of one estranged Does emanate.
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