Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 57d7d06d9ce5640f6f000001

Every other line

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Start file
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End file
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What am I pulling this time?

Don't think this will stump everyone, but we'll see.

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#640 王有铭 / @wangyouming1209 - Score: 83 - 01/19/18 @ 13:15
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