It turns off at right angles, the wheel-marts of last Sunday healed away now: a smooth, red scoriation curving away into the pines; a white signboard with faded lettering: New Hope Church.
The path runs straight as a plumb-line, worn smooth by feet and baked brick-hard by July, between the green rows of laid-by cotton, to the cottonhouse in the center of the field, where it turns and circles the cottonhouse at four soft right angles and goes on across the field again, worn so by feet in fading precision.
There are no more uses of "right angle" in the book.
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The lines intersect at right angles.
He walked slowly toward the truck, his eyes on me the whole way, black beret tilted at exactly the right angle on his head.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory