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Afar means at a distance. But at what distance? How far away does something have to be to qualify as afar? I don’t think there is a definitive answer, which makes the usefulness of the word afar somewhat suspect. If I’m viewing you from afar and I’m not wearing my glasses or contact lenses then […]