fall down at (one's) feet

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fall down at (one's) feet

To lie before someone in reverence or submission. In my dream, I fell down at Mother Mary's feet, weeping.
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On'y let her see my face - on'y let her beer my voice - on'y let my stanning still afore her bring to her thoughts the home she had fled away from, and the child she had been - and if she had growed to be a royal lady, she'd have fell down at my feet! I know'd it well!
He fell down at my feet; and the other, seeing the fate of his comrade, made his escape, but not without one good wound on the back, which I gave him as he fled, and made the blood run trickling from him.