VBScript hasn't got an equivalent double ampersand to add a space.
Once a variable is declared (you don't need to declare the data type, VBScript only has one type) you have to do something with it.
That puts the string This Message is being written using VBScript into the variable, but we still need to do something with it.
If this seems like a lot of work to do something that you could do much more simply using straight HTML, it's because this is only one example of how ASP and VBScript work.
ASP lets web developers use VBScript (or JScript) to create dynamic and interactive web pages for their websites.
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