I appreciate you calling it out. I made my first account 19ish years ago; lost it; made a new one which is 17 years, 7 months, and 10 days old as of now and I can only say that easily because I know Perl. The help I found here made it easier still. This is a rather special corner of the Internet. Persons like you and the continuity of that are why.
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