Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 795
billingsgate, repercussion, astrolabe, vivify
After Dr. Copernicus inadvertently knocked his great aunt out with an awkward swing of his astrolabe, he set about revivifying her with a cold compress, smelling salts, and a pannikin of his favorite Flanders beer, although he had cause to regret the repercussions of her return to consciousness when she let loose a stream of obscenity worthy of the most hardened Billingsgate fishwife.
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