There’s a never-ending story. It’s still not ready for shipping after working for over 3 sprints on it. Your project manager asks you all the time whether the job is going to be finished within this millennium. Your product owner asks you at every single meeting: why did the new feature not go live yet. Sounds familiar?
This unhealthy situation decreases team morale. We will rush with design decisions, work longer hours, we may have a feeling of not getting a closure ever, and failing our team. In the end all these elements have negative impact on us. And we end up with random, uncaught bugs.
Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.