Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3389
douceur, devil's advocate, zeitgeist, felonious


Walking home from the movies, my friend could talk about nothing else but the paranoid zeitgeist of J. Edgar Hoover’s America and his felonious surveillance tactics, so I decided to treat him with douceur and not play devil’s advocate by saying that the times may have justified his actions.

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