time to come


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Noun1.time to come - the time yet to cometime to come - the time yet to come      
time - the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
kingdom come - the end of time; "you can wet the bed till kingdom come, for all I care"
by-and-by - an indefinite time in the future; "he'll get around to it in the sweet by-and-by"
offing - the near or foreseeable future; "there was a wedding in the offing"
tomorrow - the near future; "tomorrow's world"; "everyone hopes for a better tomorrow"
manana - an indefinite time in the future
References in classic literature ?
After all, they say right that it takes a long time to come to know people, and that there is nothing sure in this life.
Many of these books you will not care to read for yourselves for a long time to come.