In the roster of genius, evasion of worldly responsibility seems practically a fixed theme.
evasion is the survival strategy, paranoia makes perfect sense, while rationality comes to look crazy.
The reference—and the evasion—spoke volumes about his condescending attitude toward women.
Like any good suspense novelist, Shields is a master of evasion and sleight-of-hand.
Those, like Corder, who claim to have spoken to an operator, said they have been met with evasion.
"No, not yet," said Kellett, while his cheek flushed at the evasion he was practising.
Then he added by way of an evasion from any difficulty with Wharton.
England looked upon this as an evasion of the recognized public law that property of belligerents was good prize.
The evasion which he summoned to his lips perished silently.
Again and again did he turn over in his mind a thousand projects by which to aid in the evasion of the prisoner.