Merriam-Webster – Definition of tension
a: either of two balancing forces causing or tending to cause extensionb: the stress resulting from the elongation of an elastic body
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
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?