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Younger workers today are more likely to prioritize “having more time to experience their lives rather than waking up my age on the deathbed and regretting that I hadn’t spent time with my granddaughter,” he said.
Hákon Sverrisson When I look back on life, I’m pretty sure that this piece, that week, will be something that I will remember on my deathbed.Revisiting ‘The Visitors’: An oral history of Ragnar Kjartansson’s multimedia masterpiece|Sebastian Smee, Gabriel Florit, Joanne Lee|July 23, 2021|Washington Post
I have found that the people who have not thought about death are the ones who have regrets on their deathbeds.
Shorto finds himself at his father’s deathbed, expressing newfound gratitude and understanding.He knew his grandfather was a mob boss. But was that the whole story?|Joe Heim|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
We only found out when he collapsed and wound up in the hospital, literally on his deathbed with just days to live.Carolyn Hax: Do you tell your father you know he’s hiding his cancer diagnosis?|Carolyn Hax|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
Keopuolani converted on her deathbed in 1823, instructing her son Kamehameha II to protect the missionaries.
When he breaks down on camera it is while telling the story of a dying man who called him from his deathbed.Sex, Suicide, and Homework: The Secret World of the Telephone Hotline|Tim Teeman|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fenwick, by now in his late 70s, has amassed more than 2,000 accounts of what he calls “deathbed coincidences.”Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Solness has much to regret, and yet, we meet him on his deathbed in this moment of deep, profound reflection.
Context: The Casablanca star was a great lover of scotch and said this on his deathbed before falling victim to cancer.Tupac’s ‘F*ck You’ to a Cop and the Best Last Words|Marlow Stern|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
May your deathbed be as well attended as mine has been, and may you live happily, and die the death of a Christian!The Children of the New Forest|Captain Marryat
His deathbed was a dramatic scene—especially under the circumstances.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont
It came out on his deathbed what he had been storing up his money for.Auld Licht Idylls|J. M. Barrie
He had arrived at his mother's deathbed too late; she had almost passed away.A German Pompadour|Marie Hay
His powers of wit and raillery never failed him, even to the Deathbed wit last.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year|Edwin Emerson
British Dictionary definitions for deathbed
- the bed in which a person is about to die
- (as modifier)a deathbed conversion