Death of a protagonist
A death account of an important or central figure of a story.
Key passages
Ge 25:8

And Abraham passed away and died in a good old age, old and full of years. And he was gathered to his people.

Ge 35:29

And Isaac passed away and died, and was gathered to his people, old and full of days. And his sons Esau and Jacob buried him.

Ge 49:33

When Jacob finished instructing his sons he drew his feet up to the bed. Then he took his last breath and was gathered to his people.

1 Mac 9:1–21

And Demetrius heard that Nicanor and his armies made war, and so he continued from a second time to send Bacchides and Alcimus to the land of Judah, and the right wing of the army with them. And they went by road to Gilgal and camped at Mesaloth …

1 Esd 1:28–31

But Josiah did not turn himself back to his chariot, rather he attempted to fight, not heeding the words of Jeremiah the prophet from the mouth of the Lord. And he joined with him in battle on the plain of Megiddo, and the rulers came down against king Josiah. Then the king said to his …