in the face of resistance
complaints, problems layered over by complaints,
in that moment where it all settles, thickens into stagnation:
and frustration replaces everything,
it's more than tempting, it feels right to just go:
and walk away.
It seems easier
It probably is easier than staying.
So, yeh — whatever.
And then what?
Where are you then?
What have you accomplished, teed-up, decided with that whatever? Because opting out is still a decision, it's a choice, a direction.
So, where are you headed with that whatever? In a line of how many