come knocking at (one's) door

(redirected from comes knocking at her door)

come knocking at (one's) door

To present (itself) to one as a possibility or (usually desirable) opportunity in the near future, especially temporarily. It was hard leaving my parents and all my friends from high school, but when an opportunity to attend school in Europe came knocking at my door, I knew I had to seize the chance. What would you do if the chance to make half a million dollars suddenly came knocking at your door?
See also: come, door, knock
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"And she has to really face a lot of hard truths when he comes knocking at her door. And that's what terrifies her most.