Come home to - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
come home to
come home to someone
Fig. [for a fact] to be recognized suddenly by someone. Suddenly, it came home to me that you thought I was Ronald. The importance of the events of the day finally came home to me.
come home to someone or something
to arrive home and find someone or something there. (See also come home to someone
.) I like to come home to a happy house. I look forward to coming home to you.
References in classic literature
There was so much to do, getting the boxes ready to go tomorrow, that I didn't come home to
Over and over, we come home to
ourselves, finding our own power to grow--grow luminously, boundlessly--from right here and now.
Great news, except for those cruise tickets and the fact that there's no Christmas to come home to
This is the work I've come home to
do," Fattah said.