Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 4466
sang-froid, orgulous, taradiddle, also-ran


Krystol Shampain appeared glamorous but orgulous before the talk show audience and raved about being chosen for the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, so who would have thought that she had the sang-froid to lie on national late-night television, for she was naught but an also-ran in the modeling contest, and her tale of inclusion in the full-color glossy was only so much taradiddle.

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