Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 54
sorrel, call the roll, stanch, foofaraw
Foofaraw was the word that came to mind when he saw the baroquely embroidered damask of her sorrel-colored gown, but he somehow managed to stanch the urge to abandon his hiding place to point this out; they could now call the roll as Julia's arrival meant that all of Wesley's former paramours were present and the evening's "festivities" could begin.
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