Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 1947
aesthete, ponderous, psephology, thwart
Nicky, a wispy aesthete who designed typefaces for a living and whose garden was on every garden tour that mattered, occasionally despaired of his partner, Doug, a professor of political science at Drexel, whose dense, ponderous, profoundly unimaginative analyses of voting trends had made him a legend in the ranks of psephologists worldwide (and not in a good way, either), because not only did Doug lack an appreciation of the finer things in life that were Nicky's greatest joy, but sometimes seemed actively to be thwarting Nicky's attempts to add little touches of beauty to their home, like the time he put plastic carnations in the Chihuly vase.
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