kill me

kill me

An expression showing one's disdain for whatever one is faced with by humorously stating that one would prefer death. They want me to work this weekend—ugh, kill me now!
See also: kill
References in classic literature ?
When I have done this I will come back here, and you shall kill me.
I was their sacrificing priest; if you kill me, I shall die without having done anything to deserve it, and shall have got no thanks for all the good that I did.
Here I am, my dear sir," said he, "stay your hand therefore, and tell your father, or he will kill me in his rage against the suitors for having wasted his substance and been so foolishly disrespectful to yourself.
They will kill me if they find me in the coslupak; so will the Kro-lu if they come upon me before I have won my Kro-lu weapons and jerkin.
Why," he asked, "if you could do that, did you not kill me long before?
Your right is to kill me here on the Council Rock, now.