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a side road little traveled (as in the countryside)


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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.
They approached conflicts and problems as bypaths, bends, obstacles, and delays of various kinds:
Some bypaths are not made to connect directly enough to the central journey of the main character.
The wandering patterns of flight and pursuit invite the viewer similarly to wander the bypaths of the green world of Dream Park, as if we were walking through the curving streets of Stratford-upon-Avon, or of Northrop Frye's imagination.
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).
He intuits not only the Christian moments in Wordsworth's evolution toward a more outspoken faith, but spiritual bypaths and inconsistencies.
In this matter of writing, resolve as one may keep to the main road, some bypaths have an enticement not readily to be withstood.
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.
Those who wander from the road may be incomparably more than those who travel in it; and yet, if it be into a thousand different bypaths that they deviate, there may not in any one of these be found so many as those whom you will meet upon the king's highway.
But the bypaths of his life in and around the tribunes emerges clearly and in detail in this study, which augments and deepens our knowledge of this incredible man.