go to (one's) grave

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go to (one's) grave

To die. I'm just worried that you'll go to your grave angry at your sister.
See also: grave
References in classic literature ?
Old SmallWays went to his grave under an intricate network of wires and cables, for Bun Hill became not only a sort of minor centre of power distribution--the Home Counties Power Distribution Company set up transformers and a generating station close beside the old gas-works--but, also a junction on the suburban mono-rail system.
A man who went to his grave with regrets, but too few to mention, because his waistline fooled society into thinking when he bit off more than he could chew, it was only his mum's hotpot.
Sir Jimmy S gr g ave as Sir Jimmy Savile went to his grave as plain Jimmy Savile.
That he went to his grave unacknowledged for his part in that victory is a poignant testimony to Frank Newte.
Thus he went to his grave unpunished, still admired by unsuspecting fans.
But Welshman Savage went to his grave in 1893 aged 35 without getting a headstone.
A century after he went to his grave, the central truth of Twain's legacy will be reinforced: There's just no telling what this famous storyteller will come up with next for his reading public.
And Milo Speriglio, the late author and owner of Nick Harris Detectives, went to his grave swearing that Marilyn Monroe got whacked by the Mob and ``Superman'' actor George Reeves died by someone else's hand.
Our poor uncle went to his grave in 1918 with his parents having been told the ship had hit a mine.
Noel Coward, the gifted Englishman who would have celebrated his 100th birthday in December, went to his grave without publicly acknowledging his homosexuality.
But the fiercely competitive Marsh went to his grave without revealing where collectors had unearthed this unique specimen.
Jimmy Savile went to his grave without facing justice because victims didn't know they were not the only one.
Force of Evil (Abraham Polonsky, 1948) Blacklisted soon after directing this tough-minded expose of big-city crime and corruption, Polonsky at least went to his grave knowing that he made a more impactful, socially conscious thriller than his lifelong nemesis Elia Kazan ever did.
A MISCARRIAGE of justice took a sad and shameful twist this week when former army officer James Kelly went to his grave without ever clearing his name.
The best hung men from the past are actors Gary Cooper and John Wayne and comic Milton Berle, who went to his grave as the most notorious of all.