Thanks - that did the trick!

-John
http://www.iunknown.com

> require 'rexml/document'
> doc = REXML::Document.new( "<a><b><c>1</c><c>2</c><c>3</c></b></a>")
> p doc.elements.to_a( '/a/b/c' ).collect { |e| e.text  }