Me: "Why are you working day and night?"
Christopher: "We're shipping our product in two weeks."
Me: "What, you are? That's wonderful! That must be very exciting for you."
Christopher: "From the outside, the observer is always talking about how exciting it is. But ask the person who is launching in two weeks 'Are you excited?' and they'll say, 'No, I want to kill myself and everyone around me.'"