Matt Armstrong wrote:
> I just though, why not "<<|FOO".  In other words, the '-' in there
> doesn't serve much purpose.
> 
> s = <<|FOO
>       |this
>       | is
>       |  my
>       |   text
>       FOO
> 
> 

In fact, neither does the 'FOO'

    s  = <<|Now is the time
           | For all good men
           |    to code Ruby
    p s.length

So any line that _doesn't_ start with the given delimiter (ignoring 
leading whitespace) ends the string.

Cheers


Dave