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burning bridges | burning bridges

jodi-thompson's picture
Jan.14.2013
There is a bridge on which I stand, useful only in that it provides me with an ability to soothe others' concern. Me, I'd rather be in the roiling water beneath it than stay standing on this bridge, unable to cross it - either forward or back. So, I plan to burn this bridge. Soon, as soon as I've...
SFKaufman's picture
Dec.05.2009
 You have probably always been told to never burn your bridges behind you. When people speak about burning bridges, they are generally referring to the possibility that you may fail in your new goal and should have an avenue of retreat back to safety. This is an impossibility, as well as being the...