Just Around The Corner

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We all think we know about where success is just around the corner, or we feel that we are about to have a change of luck... but where does the phrase come from?

Well when you can see in a straight line you get an accurate view of the landscape and what is happening.

In terrain unlike this though, there can be something hidden very close but just out of sight, as is the case when something is just around the corner, and so it was natural to associate these two.

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