My days are past, my purposes are broken off, even the thoughts of my heart.
2 Samuel 22:6
The sorrows of Sheol surrounded me; the snares of death confronted me;
The sorrows of sheol surrounded me: the snares of death confronted me.
The sorrows of death surrounded me, and the pangs of sheol got hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow.
I am counted with them that go down into the pit: I am as a man that has no strength:
We grope for the wall like the blind, and we grope as if we had no eyes: we stumble at noonday as in the twilight; we are in desolate places as dead men.
I am afflicted and ready to die from my youth up: while I suffer your terrors I am distracted.
They had almost consumed me upon earth; but I forsook not your precepts.
And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left alone: if mischief befall him by the way in which you go, then shall you bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.
And if you take this also from me, and mischief befall him, you shall bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.
It shall come to pass, when he sees that the lad is not with us, that he will die: and your servants shall bring down the gray hairs of your servant our father with sorrow to the grave.
And all his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him; but he refused to be comforted; and he said, I will go down into the grave unto my son mourning. Thus his father wept for him.
My lord the king, these men have done evil in all that they have done to Jeremiah the prophet, whom they have cast into the cistern; and he is likely to die from hunger in the place where he is: for there is no more bread in the city.
Then said he unto them, My soul is exceedingly sorrowful, even unto death: tarry you here, and watch with me.
And Jesus answering said, A certain man went down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell among thieves, who stripped him of his clothing, and wounded him, and departed, leaving him half dead.
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think that God has set forth us the apostles last, as appointed to death: for we are made a spectacle unto the world, and to angels, and to men.