- A priest is always at hand with a consecrated wafer, to visa the torero's passport who has to start suddenly for Paradise. - "Castilian Days", John Hay.
- " Visa la noir, tua le blanc, Rouli roulant, ma boule roulant," sang the voice. - "The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies", Ralph Connor.
- As he was thus employed, one of the passengers approached him, and vigorously pushing aside the fellahs who surrounded him, inquired of the detective the way to the British Consul's office; at the same time, the passenger produced his passport, upon which he desired, no doubt, to have the British visa. - "Round the World in Eighty Days", Jules Verne.