spend the rest of (one's) days

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spend the rest of (one's) days

To spend the remaining portion of one's life (doing something or being some place). Honestly, I'd love to retire by the water some place and spend the rest of my days fixing up old boats. My grandmother always said she would spend the rest of her days in South America if she could.
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And as O'Dowd's murder trial continues, it looks like the De Burca family might be spending the rest of their days behind bars - which Daniel thinks is a cause for celebration.