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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 5cf9ca1c6db575000607ed58

Join 'em

This shouldn't be too tough

Start file
These
words
need
to
be
joined.

Can you help me?
End file
These words need to be joined. Can you help me?

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#134 Carlos Krinklebine / @__o_0__________ - Score: 13 - 02/11/22 @ 21:33
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Created by: @Adsweed

134 active golfers, 228 entries

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#132 - Aaron / @_Lordofthevoid_

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#133 - nogeel / @nogeel

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13
#134 - Carlos Krinklebine / @__o_0__________

02/11/2022 at 09:33PM