Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3685
mayday, cross swords, hyphenate, apotropaic

Every time she fell out or crossed swords with another one of her numerous hyphenate maid-nannies-secretaries, she acted overwhelmingly self-righteous, almost priestly or apotropaic, and always ended triumphant, for there was no-one to heed her victim's maydays.

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