Merriam-Webster – Definition of tension
  1. a:  the act or action of stretching or the condition or degree of being stretched to stiffness :tautnessb:stress 1b
  2. a:  either of two balancing forces causing or tending to cause extensionb:  the stress resulting from the elongation of an elastic body
  3. a:  inner striving, unrest, or imbalance often with physiological indication of emotionb:  a state of latent hostility or opposition between individuals or groupsc:  a balance maintained in an artistic work between opposing forces or elements
  4. a:  a device to produce a desired tension (as in a loom)



The string stretched across the board.

Where is the breaking point?

Does it change?

Based on circumstances, material or love?




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