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forthright a straight path: “Or hedge aside from the direct forthright,” TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, iii. 3. 158 ; “Through forth-rights and meanders” THE TEMPEST, iii. 3. 3. ( “The passage is explained by the fact of the allusion being to an artificial maze, sometimes constructed of straight lines [forth-rights], sometimes of circles [meanders],” KNIGHT)

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    • William Shakespeare, The Tempest, 3.3
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