But all this was at an end long before the church service commenced.
The war with the Hanseatic cities had come to an end long before, by the peace of Kalmar, .
Form a small loop on the standing part leaving the end long enough for the size of the noose required.
It is obvious from what follows that the period of expected freedom came to an end long before the author expected.
Everything would be at an end long before there was any chance of her turning into a happy German woman.
If I had not been afraid of doing you some harm I would have brought it to an end long ago.
But he was saying now that that time had come to an end long before the night when he had won this money from Demetrios.