They say don’t burn your bridges. It’s also a good idea not to reach around and burn everyone else’s bridges nearby in a fit on your way out as well.
For context, Gabe is someone who has excitedly stormed the gates of SF literature several times, each time running off to some new project, but always finding a new revolution to get excited about. Lately several of his projects and associations have fallen through, and in this interconnected world, people started issuing warnings and comparing notes.
My Elves are Different has this cartoon mashup as commentary.