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Quandary Resolution 3561
lyceum, fons honorum, abeyance, alembic

 

Aldous Trounter, after subsuming his body in the fizzingly sulphurous alembic of the Gentleman's Baths, sat in the lyceum, the residual dampness pressed hard into the fabric of his trousers by the obdurate but slippery seat, and then all at once the fons honorum entered the room to wrest from abeyance the Marquis of Ravensweald title, but upon whose head he would bestow it, who knew...

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