sooner or later
Eventually, at some unspecified future time, as in Sooner or later we'll have to answer that letter, or It's bound to stop raining sooner or later. This term, which generally implies that some future event is certain to happen, was first recorded in 1577.
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The influential al Qaeda propagandist, who was born in New Mexico, died in a U.S. drone strike later that year.
A few days later, Bush replied, “We will uphold the law in Florida.”
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
It was seen by a small delegation of star-struck prelates and dignitaries who later described the film as “moving.”Pope Francis Has the Pleasure of Meeting Angelina Jolie for a Few Seconds|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
You will have your beloved father back sooner than you think, and you can visit and communicate with him all the while.Abramoff’s Advice for Virginia’s New Jailhouse Guv|Tim Mak, Jackie Kucinich|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Bessires was included because he would never win it at any later date, but his doglike devotion made him a priceless subordinate.
His 6,000 native auxiliaries (as it proved later on) could not be relied upon in a civil war.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Ten minutes later, veiled and cloaked, she stepped out alone into the garden.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
Those in whom the impulse is strong and dominant are perhaps those who in later years make the good society actors.Children's Ways|James Sully
His idea was that there would be ample time later to order a concentration on either wing or on the centre.