Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3203
picaresque, microcosm, Cockaigne, jaundiced

 

Superman looked with a jaundiced eye at the microcosm he had created, the Cockaigne in a bottle, and considered dark thoughts of mass destruction, the kryptonite having transformed his mind and mien into something more picaresque than noble.

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