as it happens
This page is about the conversational phrase as it happens
You can say this if something's true by chance, esp. if it's surprising.
- "I've just lost my phone."
"I've got a spare one, as it happens. You can have it if you like."
- "I'm going to the station."
"Me too, as it happens. Do you want a lift?"
My wife introduced me to Luis, and I said, "As it happens, Luis and I
Contributor: Matt Errey