Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 279
nettle, plicate, pittance, germane
In the hustle and bustle of the Nairobi bus station, 90-year old Acanit, the meaning of her name (hard times) sadly germane to her livelihood, plied her way through a nettle of competing street-sellers, balancing a basket of dried yam on a plicate piece of cloth atop her head, approached buses as they stopped briefly, transacting across the high windows, sometimes running alongside the moving bus with her hand stretched out to collect the pittance that the sale brought her.
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