Beware of too concise code


As developers we often strive to build concise code in order to avoid useless ceremony that would distract from its purpose.

We do that by leveraging the syntactic sugar offered by the languages to reduce code verbosity and increase its expressiveness but it can become a trap and lead to code that does not do what is expected.

In this article, I’ll illustrate this point with a powerful C# feature: async methods.

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