breathe one's last

breathe one's last — испустить дух

Origin:
Warwick:
Come quickly, Montague, or I am dead.

Somerset:
Ah, Warwick, Montague hath breath'd his last,
And to the latest gasp cried out for Warwick,
And said, "Commend me to my valiant brother."


( Henry The Sixth, Part 3 Act 5, scene 2, 39–42 )

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