…d dating, she and Matt had already been separated and living apart for more than a year. Same thing for me. My wife and I were long separated; she was in L.A., I was in New York. Matt and Gloria were not trying to work things out, and I certainly wasn’t seeing her behind Matt’s back or in secret. The relationship wasn’t something I was trying to publicize, but it also wasn’t something I was trying to hide, either. There was no reason to.
The system is built for production. That is, the system is not built as a toy you then accidentally throw over the fence and put into production later. The system is built for production consumption. You will think about how you configure the system in production. You will think about its external dependencies and limit them. You will make the system easy to operate and maintain.