On May 26, 6:14  
>
> combined_lines = []
> temp = ''
>
> original_lines.each do |line|
> temp << line
>
> if temp[-1] == %q{"}
> combined_lines << temp
> temp = ''
> end
> end
>
> p combined_lines
>
> --output:--
> ["\"Only one line.\"", "\"line 1  ܢ
>

That code _almost_ works. I changed the one line to "temp[-1,1]" and
then it worked! =)

This looks exactly like what I need.  Thanks!

Cheers!  Paul.