A way out of a situation or a way to escape. Occasionally it represents death or an end in some way. As with door it is a shifting of experience from one situation to another – or at least seeking to. See: Door.
An exit such as on a freeway/motorway suggests either branching off from a main flow in the direction you were taking in life, or perhaps a nearness to a goal you have been ‘driving’ toward.
An exit from a subway/underground is an emergence from being involved in unconscious habits and directions toward more awareness of what you are doing and where you are going. Above ground you can look around and choose direction – below ground you are in the lot to wherever the train is going.
What am I exiting from and what to?
Do I manage to find and make an exit?
Where am I heading when I take the exit?