There is a song that talks about "They told me to shoot first before you get shot" for a metaphor for people that break up before they get too close.


There's this from Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen:

"Maybe there's a God above But all I've ever learned from love Was how to shoot somebody who outdrew ya"


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