the whirlwind tour of Utah's far-flung Episcopalian communities - Salt Lake Tribune
Putin travelled to Franz Josef Land, a collection of far-flung Russian islands in the extreme north-east of the Barents Sea. - The Guardian
I have often yearned to fling infants, islands and Episcopalian communities, and language lets me do just that. It also reminds me of Tennyson's Tithonus
Here at the quiet limit of the world,
A white-hair'd shadow roaming like a dream
The ever-silent spaces of the East,
Far-folded mists, and gleaming halls of morn.
Only vaguely, mind you; only vaguely.
The Inky Fool contemplates far-flung infants