die before one's time

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: to die at a younger age than one should Mozart died before his time.

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“Die before one's time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/die%20before%20one%27s%20time. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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