Everyone knows what it's like to get trapped in a conversation. Even if you like the person you're talking to, you don't want to be rude or insulting, but you want the conversation to end. This video demonstrates several techniques to get out of it gracefully.
Getting out of a conversation tactfully can be complex, so the video demonstrates several techniques such as ending the conversation on the topic you began with. Having a plan for what you want to do next (such as visiting with another friend or using the restroom) can also give you a legitimate reason to move on, instead of making up an excuse. If you're at a party, introducing them to someone else you know can not only get you out of the conversation, but it can help improve your overall social circle. There are plenty of other tips in the video, so check it out.
How to End a Conversation [The Art of Manliness]