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Paul Watson pwatson at
Wed Nov 16 05:10:50 CET 2005

Chad Everett wrote:
> Hello all,
> Have a problem here with a challenge from a book I am reading.
> Any help is much appreciated.
> I am trying to run a program that asks the user for a statement and then 
> prints it out backwards.
> this is what I have.
> It does not print anything out.  I assume that I have something out of whack 
> with my high and low statements.
> Thanks for you help.
> print "\n\nWelcome to the Backwards Message Display."
> print
> message = raw_input("\nPlease Enter a Message.")
> high = len(message)
> low = -len(message)
> print
> print message[high:low]
> print
> print raw_input("Please Press Enter to Exit") 

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