farawayness


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farawayness

(ˌfɑːrəˈweɪnəs)
n
the state of being faraway
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Noun1.farawayness - the property of being remotefarawayness - the property of being remote  
distance - the property created by the space between two objects or points
far cry - distance estimated in terms of the audibility of a cry; "it's a far cry from here"
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I'd searched for her in the quickness of rain to contain the farawayness of the girl, elusive as an echo, untraceable as air, for I am a scholar of mysteries - ornate-thinker, drawing close what is far.
At Devon's funeral, distanced by the unreality of his body after the ministrations of the undertakers, she mourns what she knows to be loss: "his farawayness so complete, so final, he shall-never speak again; he shall never speak again in the everyday way that I speak of speech.