My coding journey: pairing, mobbing and 12 lines of Ruby!

Originally published at: https://froware.com/2018/11/05/my-coding-journey-pairing-mobbing-and-12-lines-of-ruby/

It’s only week two, but this one was a significant challenge! A fantastically (yes, fantastically) terrifying moment of “can I really do this?!” which lasted the best part of Thursday’s work day. The temptation to give up lingered, getting stronger and stronger with each minute of confusion that passed. I stared at my screen trying to understand WHY my latest test was failing, and figured I was just never going to make my code work…