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10 hours a day is not good, especially by the time you've added two journeys and lunch to it (if you're lucky enough to get a lunch break).

I used to do it 7 days a week and quite frankly, it was a living hell:

Wake up
Quick splash
Catch train
Program bloody computers for 10 hours
Catch train
Pray off-license would still be open by the time the train arrived so you could have half-an-hour of beer-time
Go to sleep
Repeat ad nauseum until burn-out

Monumentally unproductive!

Now, granted, it would feel a little different if there was three day weekend coming rather than no weekend at all, but to be honest the last two or three hours of the shift would rarely produce anything useful. I'd be tired, my head would screaming through eyestrain and I'd pretty much lost the will to live by then.

Assuming your actually working flat out, 7 hours is about the max for a genuinely productive day's coding.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. - Mark Twain

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