Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 560
gauntlet, mettle, myrmidon, atelier
"The mettle of a knight is more than the metal of his gauntlets," thought Francis; in his atelier, he had long created the armored works of art that protected the old Royal Guard--he felt the new king's ragtag collection of sycophantic myrmidons, however, was unfit even to wear one of his spurs.
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