Don't cross the bridge until you come to it is an English language proverb that is rich in metaphor. When taken literally, it does not make sense, but has meaning. I'll/we'll cross that bridge when I/we come/get to it Bedeutung, Definition I'll/we'll cross that bridge when I/we come/get to it: an expression that means you will not. Cross the Bridge with David McGee Home Page. Home | The Bridge © Cross the Bridge | P.O. Box | Winston-Salem, NC, | Donations.