Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3489
wellerism, hungry ghost, elixir, neoterism

 

Beverly Hills is crowded with hungry ghosts -- those who will do anything for “improvement” or the removal of imperfections, always searching for an elixir which will bestow a more youthful appearance, so they undergo plastic surgery to the extreme and over time look more and more skeletal – skin stretched over bone, and give rise to neoterisms such as “Botox” and the past tense “Botox-ed” for those unable to move their facial muscles or show much expression due to their quest to remove wrinkles, and the wellerism: “Beauty is only skin deep”, said the woman as she received her Botox injection.

 

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