Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 5728
imprimis, philtrum, sprightly, sastruga

There were two reasons that Captain Pitt-Pickerel could not maneuver sprightlily across the sastrugi: imprimis, he was podgy; and secondly, though they were broad for sastrugi, the grooves between them were deeply set like certain philtra and the Captain did not want to tussle with such a terrain, given previous experiences.

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