Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 2081
periphrasis, comport, burke, farouche
He comports himself at work with studied diffidence, letting others believe he is farouche by nature, only so he can more easily burke his colleagues' inquiries into his other life; and when courtesy demands he respond to a greeting with more more words than his typical few, he satisfies the obligation with empty periphrasis on the theme of "I'm fine, nothing's new."
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