Sunday, April 12, 2009

The Process of Working on the CS Homework

Write a few lines of code. Check to see if things still compile. Put some dishes in the dishwasher. Put some clothes in the washer. Make some tea. Write a few lines of code. Check to see if things still compile. Browse the web. Make some more tea. Write a few more lines of code. Check to see if things still compile. Take a shower. Put on clothes. Tend to the dishwasher and laundry. Write a few lines of code. Check to see if things still compile. Go for a walk. Go pester The Topologist as he watches TV on DVD ("Didn't his other girlfriend get trapped in another dimension? Why is everyone speaking English if they're so far in the past that English didn't exist yet? What's with the bad special effects?"). Write a few more lines of code. Check to see if they compile. Sweep the kitchen floor....