bypath

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a side road little traveled (as in the countryside)

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51) Happiness is unitary but is forsaken for many bypaths because man's perversity splits it up (III pr.
And as cultural historians have fashioned new instruments for understanding the delicate reality of former times, one is sometimes confronted with a profusion of styles and methods that seem to obey no rules but the unique bypaths of the individual historian's mind.
But then the frames, we find, are elusive shortcuts or incomplete bypaths.
Cubbin's introduction provides us with 2 clear and logical pathway through this maze, but several minor bypaths of the route remain unexplored.
In late 1884, about six months after teaching Gestefeld, one of Eddy's sermons noted that "whenever [my] thoughts had wandered into the bypaths of ancient philosophies or pagan literatures, [my] spiritual insight had been darkened thereby, till [I] was God-driven back to the inspired pages" of the Bible (Mary Baker Eddy, "Editor's Extracts from Sermon," Christian Science Journal 2, no.
In no field more than his is the thinker likely to be lured from his goal into bypaths of his own thought or fall a victim to his own metaphors and abstractions.
Some bypaths are not made to connect directly enough to the central journey of the main character.
John Hope Franklin said, "We must go beyond textbooks, go out into the bypaths and untrodden depths of the wilderness and travel and explore and tell the world the glories of our journey.
X admitted that he thought 'all Negro girls' indulged in sex freely, with abandon, and boldly explored the many bypaths of love-making" (109-10).