The original version of this class was published in a JavaWorld article by Steven Brandt:
Jennifer Orr (JavaWorld) wrote: "You have permission to use the code appearing in
Steven Brandt's JavaWorld article, 'Java Tip 128: Create a quick-and-dirty XML parser.'
We ask that you reference the author as the creator and JavaWorld as the original publisher
of the code." Steven Brandt also agreed with the use of this class.