past (part of speech: adjective)
- How long ago that was! - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.
- " I dare say I have, long ago- but I have forgotten it. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- Yes, he had seen a black and white dog going in alone over an hour ago. - "Edgar Saltus: The Man", Marie Saltus.