Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 4173
bunbury, microcosm, rectitude, litotes
If this sentence is a microcosm of the personality of its author, we may conclude that it is not unlike him to employ litotes, and furthermore we must question his rectitude, for he appears to have the devious habit of excusing himself--hold on a second!--to meet a fictitious friend before his work is done, a bunburry who--one moment!--won't wait for him to complete...
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