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Date 2020-11-25.12:39:39
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> What are the potential benefits or drawbacks for the user?

The only potential drawback that I can see is that it prevents you from distinguishing a sequence from mapping by 'accidentally' passing a slice. 

The major benefit for users is that they will have a decent speed up on their slice access. Other than that, I can think of some scenarios where the slice objects can be usable. One thing that I just came up with is this example ( I don't claim that we are implementing this to support these kinds of obscure cases, but it doesn't hurt anyone (beside maybe become a little bit confusing for a second) and doesn't look odd when used with a decent purpose.
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