Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 609
canonical, occult, doldrums, draconian
It was the canonical midlife crisis; marooned in the existential doldrums of his early 50s, Humphrey tried all the usual remedies - the red Porsche, dates with the Vassar coed, dabbling in the occult - before finally achieving inner peace by submitting to the draconian demands of Madame Dora, Denver's most despotic dominatrix.
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