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Being a "senior" engineer is not running around fixing all the problems ever, it's the sinking feeling you get after trying to find the expert in a given thing and realizing that it's you.

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Excuse me whilst I watch this graph go up and to the right in the abject horror of decisions I've made that nobody had a strong enough opinion to stop me from making.

@grimmware don't forget the additional depth of that feeling added when you realize you're the expert only because nobody else knows *anything* except that it's important and it's broken.

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