The area of this trade was ere long further extended.
Ere long the hounds arrived, but here they lost the scent.
At first he entered into the service of a high-born lady; but ere long the amir, hearing of his arrival, called him in as medical attendant, and sent him back with presents to his dwelling.
Withdrawal from the active duty of the world must lead to passive endurance, and, ere long, complete indifference.
But Catherine had the happiness of bringing him grandchildren ere he died.