Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?
Quandary Resolution 797
billingsgate, repercussion, astrolabe, vivify
When a wisecracking antiquarian of a fisherman blamed his poor catch on astrolabe malfunction, the fishmonger replied in a frisson of foul speech that had happy repercussions for the marketplace, vivifying its staid atmosphere and inciting entertained customers to return in hopes of a billingsgate redux.
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