Their paths diverged more and more as they flew, and where Bernard made a clumsy, crunching landing and bounce on his wall, Alai did a glancing triple bounce on three surfaces near the corner that left him most of his speed and sent him flying off at a surprising angle.
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The two paths diverge here
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I — I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.