She responded, however, with something of her mother's indirection.
I could be robbed by indirection, but this was too open and barefaced to be endured.
Colonel Dexter Baldwin had his faults, like other men, but they were not those of indirection.
He was ever for evasion, indirection; she for frank, open dealing in all things.
It is doing under cover and by indirection, but certainly, what he proposes shall be done by direct proclamation of the President.
He had never admitted, save by indirection, that he had been to the Cayces'.
Subtlety and indirection, fine shadings, carefully wrought lines, had little place in his methods.
She too had taken what she wanted from life, but she had won it by indirection.
She was very shy about telling of her early acquaintance with Whittier, and whatever I could learn was by indirection.
Of course it was done honestly; nobody suspects the Mayor of Boston of double-dealing, of intrigue, or of any indirection!