Thanks very much for your comments.
That fix banishes the egg timer thing completely on my page.
I'm still fiddling around a bit with spans and if I get lucky with a css
fix I'll let you know.
I'm constantly amazed at all the people here like yourself and Mark who
take so much time
and effort to help solve other people's problems.
I've said this before, but hopefully some day I'll know enough to be
able to make a few
helpful suggestions to some tormented soul in my own turn.
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