sit at (someone's) feet

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sit at (someone's) feet

To be in a position of devotion or worship to someone; to pay homage or reverential attention to someone. I've been sitting at the feet of the renowned professor ever since I heard his astounding lecture on quantum mechanics. My brother chose to sit at the saints' feet for the rest of his life, but I do not intend to pursue such a life of the cloth.
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So in years to come will grandchildren sit at our feet listening to how, with just seconds to go, Alan Shearer set the ball on the penalty spot before coolly knocking the mighty Man Utd out?