"I came before my time," he said, laughing, reminiscing about the story his mother has told him several times.
She acted surprised when she discovered that the decor came from a period even before my time.
Man's greatest achievement, capturing fire, came long before my time.
It no doubt comes from a century or two before your time.
Her previous demonstration, during the Kiaulune wars, had come before their time.
Even before we came to Morrowindl, years ago, long before my time, a decision was made to attempt a recovery.
His revelations have come to him before their time.
It is often said that no new thing can come before its time, and I believe it.
Maybe it was the baby, coming long before its time.
Now too I came before my time; there was a diadem put out for her higher than the one she wore every day.