End our lives - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
end (one's) life (redirected from end our lives)
end (one's) life
1. To commit suicide. If you've had thoughts about ending your life, please seek help by calling a crisis hotline.
2. To spend one's final days (in a particular way or place). I've already told my kids that I don't want to end my life in a nursing home.
ˌend your ˈdays/ˈlife (in something) spend the last part of your life in a particular state or place: He ended his days in poverty.
References in classic literature
Who could predict to what end our lives
were tending in the years that were to come?