Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 561
gauntlet, mettle, myrmidon, atelier
"This will test your character, your endurance--your mettle--you man from the atelier above my rented flat," I shouted to the crouched figure among the creeping ant-like myrmidons forming the two sides of the gantlet he would soon be forced to run, unprotected, with no jacket or chaps or a single leather gauntlet at his wrist.
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