I Don't Burn Bridges, I Just Cross Them

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    The Path

    Life is a journey and we walk the path every day. There is no need to burn bridges because you never walk over the same one twice. If you want to be wary, don't worry about bridges because they are a way forwards, be wary where the path divides because that is where it can go...
    AngeGardien AngeGardien
    51-55, M
    Sep 10, 2013

    Just Walk Away

    I don't like the idea of completely erasing someone from my life, or being on the other end of that. I hate the concept of 'dead to me'. I like smooth endings whenever possible and I want to minimize hurt feelings on both ends. I like the concept of just crossing the bridge and...
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    1 Response Sep 20, 2009

    I Don't Burn Bridges But I've Burnt His

    I've always been lonely so when I have someone in my life I always take care of em and do everything to not lose em just to avoid this ugly feeling of loneliness.. 2 years ago I met a guy (M) he has the most charming smile I've ever seen.. I couldn't believe that he was talking...
    outcast389 outcast389
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 23, 2010

    Cross Back Over

    I am not much for burning bridges but if there is a bridge that needs to be built or crossed I am all for that. I have always tried to leave the path open to return with most persons that I have severed relationships with.  There are only three people that this is not the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Sep 20, 2009


    I might have spilled some gasoline here and there and accidentally threw my lit ciggy butt on a couple bridges lately, but did I ever tell you I am a great swimmer? I'll get across. I don't smoke anymore though. Lol.
    deleted deleted
    May 7, 2011

    And Don't Look Back

    The road I walk is a strange one.  It often hurts.  Many times I'm faced with bridges...and the question of whether or not to set them alight.I don't burn my bridges.  I just choose to keep going and not look back.
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    May 7, 2011
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