As was the distance that separated Ava and Frank in the bleachers.
There are no jeering yoga moms in the bleachers, nor any post-demonstration rumbles in the parking lot.
Leaders of La Familia claim the group will stop attending games, which they say will leave the bleachers much emptier.
1540s, "one who bleaches," agent noun from bleach (v.). The "bench for spectators at a sports field" sense (usually bleachers) is attested since 1889, American English; so named because the boards were bleached by the sun.