I banged on the door, but you didn't answer.
At this moment that terrible door burst noisily open and banged against the wall.
She focused on her food and banged her fork against her plate.
Fred O'Connor banged into the room with a look-ma-no-cavities smile on his face.
Rita Angeltoni banged away on her keyboard, complaining of a terminal case of morning sickness.
In the fictitious case above, perhaps it turns out that these brown-eyed redheads who are stumbling through life and getting all banged up all have a certain protein deficiency caused by the same genes that make them redheaded and brown-eyed.