Man with a saw in a tree, sawing off the branch he is sitting on. illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Sawing off the branch you are sitting on

The classic image of a man cutting over the branch that supports him

Man sitting in a tree with a saw, cutting the branch that he sits on. drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt
Man sawing off the branch that supports him

Keywords: tree, branch, saw, self-destruction, freedom, cutting, work, ending, quitting, support, relation, relationship, job,
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