Does the great beyond exist?
Nobody has returned from the great beyond.
I've got the following message from the great beyond: "Colonialism should be eradicated everywhere in the world. It is a sin."
Phrase:Go to a better place / Be in a better place
Meaning: A euphemism for 'die'. This phrase seems to have religious connotations because there is nothing after death:
I am sorry to tell you that Mr Green is in a better place now (ie, dead).
Do you think that someone goes to a better place when he or she dies?
Meaning: To die young. To ruin one's career when one is at one's best .
That car accident cut her off in her prime. She was only twenty-five years old when she died.
He was a very good football player, but a knee injury cut him down in his prime because he had to stop playing football.