Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3329
yob, ostinato, mountebank, opuscule

You could tell it’s almost midnight without looking out: the snicker and uproar of drunk yobs, obscenely burning their youth; monotone ostinatos of a lonely blind organ grinder, playing some obscure opuscule, accompanied by a sad sporadic coin ding!, which somehow made the grinder sound even more pitiful, as if it made him even poorer; distant yet vocal hollering and haggling of merchants and mountebanks, both selling crap, whether it’s an overpriced ’antique’ lamp, or a Potency Potion, ’the most Potent in the world’, to other curmudgeons and hags, because all the youth are out drinking and copulating, and all in the middle are out drinking or copulating or working night shifts hopelessly or, like me, trying to get some peace to read, write, or go to sleep, goddamit.

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