It was true that this story might crop up again, years on, and ruin his life.
“It is not a point likely to crop up often,” said the Captain.
There was no use in it, for Gordons do not crop up every century.
I shall go on with the 'socials' all the same, and with any other schemes that crop up.
She has had no end of trouble in the past, and now this must all crop up.