Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3378
mellifluous, tip one's hand, diligent, boscage


The mellifluous tones of his voice were so soothing that one might have thought he was exhorting the young men gathered around him to pursue higher purposes, rather than teaching the young pickpockets to be diligent in practicing their craft of lifting wallets, the card players to never tip one’s hand, and the burglars to check the boscage outside a home for good cover in the dark.

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