One of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned in life is to Never Burn Bridges. Life is about managing relationships. Some will not be so great, but we MUST have enough discipline over our emotions to forfeit the temporary satisfaction of ‘going off’ for the greater long term good. Just because you CAN go there… doesn’t mean you SHOULD! Who you ‘handle’ now, you may need later.
Matthew 18:21-22 (NIV)
21Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?” 22Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times.