Premature discovery was followed by prompt suppression.
The premature death of Constantine, in May 641, left Heracleonas sole ruler.
Drouyn de Lhuys, the French minister of foreign affairs, made his death the subject of a special despatch, desiring the French ambassador to express to the government "the mournful sympathy and truly national regret which the death, as lamented as premature, of Richard Cobden had excited on that side of the Channel."
By his premature death science lost one of her most promising disciples.
A premature encounter with a squad of police alarmed the town and broke up their plans.