Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 2631
larrikin, potentate, doff, abstemious
By the time the elderly potentate decided to doff some of his powers and to become more abstemious in repressing the people, it was too late to contain the larrikin wave of revolt emanating from Tahrir Square.
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