Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3689
doldrums, unheralded, alleviate, cumshaw


It was rather hard for her not to be in the doldrums given the unheralded change in her employment status from headliner as a high flying trapeze artist to the one who cleans up after the horses and elephants, and her psychic pain was far from alleviated when a passer by offered her a cumshaw of fifty cents following the circus parade's march through town from the train stop.

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