We looked down the whole vista, and saw it closed by iron gates, and it could not have been more than a furlong in length.
I know nothing of your furlongs, but I am sure it is a very long wood, and that we have been winding in and out ever since we came into it; and therefore, when I say that we have walked a mile in it, I must speak within compass.
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She seized the lead in the final furlong and never looked back.
And then, as they reached the final furlong, my yelling began to die away.