knock at his door

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  • The day before it had knocked at his door and found him in. Cited from The Wrong Twin, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • Then there came a heavy knock at his door, and he heard the door open. Cited from The Flaming Forest, by James Oliver Curwood
  • But in the morning before light there was a knock at his door. Cited from Life of Charles W. Dilke V1, by Stephen Gwynn
  • When she knocked at his door late in the evening he was regularly not in his room. Cited from The Marriages, by Henry James
  • At the same moment some one knocked at his door. Cited from The Heritage of Dedlow Marsh etc, by Bret Harte 11
  • I stood the great part of a winter's day, knocking at his door. Cited from Peter Stuyvesant, the Last Dutch Governor of New Amsterdam, by Abbott
  • "I have knocked at his door several times and get no response." Cited from An Unwilling Maid, by Jeanie Gould Lincoln
  • A few hours after his return, early in the fall, there came a knock at his door. Cited from Different Girls, by Various
  • What right had the world to come knocking at his door? Cited from The Glory Of The Conquered, by Susan Glaspell
  • I'll knock at his door to ask for the key of the church. Cited from Port of Adventure, by Charles N. Williamson and Alice M. Williamson
  • The nature of his commission, however, brought once again to mind the opportunity that knocked at his door. Cited from The U.P. Trail, by Zane Grey
  • About ten o'clock some one knocked at his door. Cited from Quill's Window, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • In a few minutes there was another knock at his door. Cited from The Survivor, by E.Phillips Oppenheim
  • Her brother was not in the drawing-room, but answered when she knocked at his door. Cited from The Heir of Redclyffe, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • She stood knocking at his door through a whole night. Cited from The Amazing Marriage by George Meredith, v3
  • When he came back at midnight, there was soon a knock at his door. Cited from God Success,John Graham (David Graham Phillips
  • A few minutes before dinner the duchess knocked at his door and entered. Cited from Tancred, by Benjamin Disraeli
  • They never went to knock at his door, or call to know if he were inside and would speak to them. Cited from The Marquis of Lossie, by George MacDonald
  • All at once there came a knock at his door. Cited from His Masterpiece, by Emile Zola
  • Just at daylight the next morning there came a knock at his door. Cited from The Black Creek Stopping-House, by Nellie McClung
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