Challenges: gotta love 'em

A few days ago I was thinking about how I felt about my thesis, and thought about a relatively accurate analogy of what it is like.
I have to build a LEGO figure which I can only see from 30 meters and my only tools are a bunch of defective LEGO pieces and a blowtorch.

Did I mention I am slightly short-sighted?

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Written by Ruben Berenguel