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The second objective reason to use Sequel's DSL over writing SQL by hand is that it makes it much easier to support multiple databases.

Not all applications need to support multiple database types, but if you have some applications using one database type, and other applications using a different database type, Sequel makes it so you can use a similar API on both even if they don't both support the same features.

There are many examples of this, I'll just give a few.