- távolság 
- 1909, Jack London, Martin Eden, Chapter 6:
- One afternoon he saw her mother coming out of a bank, and received another proof of the enormous distance that separated Ruth from him.
- messzeség 
- 1909, Jack London, Martin Eden, Chapter 2:
- In the distance, detail was veiled and blurred by a purple haze, but behind this purple haze, he knew, was the glamour of the unknown, the lure of romance.