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Remember the Big Picture

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Don’t get so engrossed in the details that you forget to check what’s happening around you. - Tip #7 from the book "The Pragmatic Programmer"

In code's labyrinthine depths we delve,
Lost in functions, where pixels revolve.
Lines of logic, a hypnotic spell,
Details whisper, their siren's knell.

But hold, dear developer, eyes raised above,
Remember the big picture, the canvas of love.
For code is a tool, a brush in your hand,
To paint a masterpiece, across the digital land.

Don't get so entangled in loops and arrays,
That the user's frustration escapes your gaze.
Step back from the screen, the keyboard's refrain,
Feel the heartbeat of purpose, pulsing again.

Is this feature aligned with the vision's grand sweep?
Does it solve the right problem, secrets to keep?
Is it elegant, efficient, a joy to behold?
Or a tangled mess, a story untold?

Remember the big picture, where pixels combine,
To forge connections, where humanity shines.
Let code be a bridge, not a wall in disguise,
A window to wonder, with truth in its eyes.

So weave your magic, with purpose as guide,
Let every line echo, "I want to confide."
For in the grand tapestry, every thread counts,
Where details and vision perform graceful mounts.

Remember the big picture, the user's delight,
And paint with your code, a world bathed in light.
Let functionality dance with passion's embrace,
And leave your digital mark, in this infinite space.

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