multilinestring - Why multiline string have such strange syntax? ( when they do )

Probably is something really simple that I'm missing, but what's wrong with having a string going in multiple lines?For instance, Ruby is: text = <<END Some text ENDAnd Python is: text = """ Some text """And C# is: string text = @" Some Text";Which come closer, but still needs the @ character.What's wrong with using a single line like this: text = " Some text "I think in this case, the string literal could end, where the (") appears alone, that way, if quotes are found in the way, they are ignored.text =...Read more