Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1872
gamboge, palaver, erstwhile, apocopate
Erstwhile, Ernie was the chatty, aging bachelor who palavered to almost any female bystander, but one day while working his shift at the chemical plant he was the victim of a spill of a gamboge-colored powder (which interestingly enough, was used to intercept the mating of certain insect pests by silencing their ability to make noise, which they use to locate a mate); and now, poor Ernie apocopates his every sentence.
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