Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 249
expiate, buttress, littoral, exegesis
There's no chance of his being able to expiate his rudeness, now that he is no longer a buttress against the forces of barbarism, this former exegete of everyday etiquette, once poised elegantly on the littoral, between the grittiness of communal life and the soothing depths of seclusion.
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