Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 2887
phycology, obtrude, iota, catarrh
'Pardon me for a grossly inconsiderate obtrusion as you sunbathe topless,' the beachcomber said, dangling a limp bogey of kelp before me, 'but as an amateur phycologist without - it is said - an iota of tact, I could not help but draw to your attention the curious similarity between your little boy's copious discharge of cattarhal mucus and this fine example of Laminaria digitata'.
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