Posted June 9th, 2009 by justBcoz in Funnies []
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“You know, when you have a program that does something really cool, and you wrote it from scratch, and it took a significant part of your life, you grow fond of it. When it’s finished, it feels like some kind of amorphous sculpture that you’ve created. It has an abstract shape in your head that’s completely independent of its actual purpose. Elegant, simple, beautiful. Then, only a year later, after making dozens of pragmatic alterations to suit the people who use it, not only has your Venus- de-Milo lost both arms, she also has a giraffe’s head sticking out of her chest and a cherubic penis that squirts colored water into a plastic bucket. The romance has become so painful that each day you struggle with an overwhelming urge to smash the fucking thing to pieces with a hammer.”

Nick Foster

  1. Chris M says:

    Sjoe! I feel his words.

  2. StevenMcD says:

    wow, that is so true! lol!

  3. angel says:

    Lawdy! Oh my WORD do I know how that feels!

  4. Hmmm… Seems like I am the only developer that disagrees. Always good to know that there is still ways to be different :)