Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 3885
durance, flense, frolic, makebate

 

After the durance of a long, dark winter, the sunshine of the lengthy summer days invited the small children to frolic around the wooden frame of the umiak and to refuse entry to any makebates wanting to join their games, which allowed their mothers to treat the hard work of flensing the walrus carcasses as a social gathering.

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