OK, thanks for confirming the issue. You posted seconds before I posted my hack workaround. Using LibXML looks like the way to go, though. Thanks a lot!
$PM = "Perl Monk's";
$MCF = "Most Clueless
Friar Abbot Bishop Pontiff Deacon Curate Priest Vicar";
$nysus = $PM . ' ' . $MCF;
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