- Keeping late hours sends you to an early grave.
- He drank himself into an early grave.
- She smoked herself into an early grave(= died young as a result of smoking).
- The most magically attuned of these Shaman can even save other Shaman from an early grave and often have other magical abilities at their disposal as well.
- Out of that early grave of Brainerd, and the lonely grave of Martyn far away by the splashing of the Euxine Sea, has sprung the noble army of modern missionaries.
- The irony for the skinny guy is that the laws which protect him from aggression also make it less likely that the hulk will fight himself into an early grave.