date with destiny

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date with destiny

A future event, circumstance, or situation that will or could prove to be of momentous significance or importance. Having tried unsuccessfully to appeal his verdict for four years, he now has a date with destiny in front of the US Supreme Court.
See also: date
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Thus, Father James is instructed to put his affairs in order before his date with destiny on the local beach.
Confused palm's date with destiny 6 My tree has developed these strange growths (above).
FEVER PITCH Triple crown fever has hit Doncaster, which is taking regular St Leger day ticket bookings from as far afield as the USA and Canada and which is hoping to draw a crowd in the mid-30,000s to Town Moor for Camelot's date with destiny in September.
The final episode of the sci-fi show draws to a close the story of the Doctor's date with destiny as he prepares to die on the shores of Lake Silencio.
The Darlington side's date with destiny on Sunday, April 3 was sealed after an exhibition of flawless five-a-side play.
Summary: Andrew Strauss' England are as ready as they will ever be for their date with destiny in the 2010/11 Ashes.
The Gp 3 Prestige Stakes has been won by some decent fillies' in recent years and most eyes will be on the second start of Richard Hannon's Date With Destiny, who is the sole progeny of ill-fated 2006 2000 Guineas winner George Washington - whose career at stud was short-lived because of fertility problems.
DENMAN readied himself for his date with destiny at Cheltenham next month with a near-faultless display under Sam Thomas in the Aon Chase at Newbury.
Just the thing for that date with destiny, this compilation features the benevolent language of the day, albeit at a level of sophistication a gentleman would expect.
And with the semi-finals being staged at the National Stadium on Saturday and Sunday, MailSport is giving YOU the chance to roar your favourites on to a date with destiny in the final on May 28.
1 and a place in the fourth round - not to mention a date with destiny.
There's so many bad things going on in the world,'' Servis said on the last full day before Smarty Jones' date with destiny.
ST JOHNSTONE boss Tommy Wright insists his troops truly believe they can win their date with destiny after securing their first ever William Hill Scottish Cup final slot.
SCOTLAND'S date with destiny - the independence referendum next year - was a debating point on the Record's Google+ page.
Trainer Peter Moody has decided to give the Australian wondermare an easy two months before she embarks upon her date with destiny in the sixfurlong Group One on June 23.