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CSS Sass Basics (retired) Getting Started with Sass Advanced Nesting

A.J. Kandy
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A.J. Kandy
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Am I nesting things incorrectly or using the wrong selector?

On the 4th challenge in the Advanced Nesting quiz in the Sass Deep Dive course. Keep hitting a wall with this.

To my mind, adding "div.footer & {color:purple;}" just inside the last nesting ought to do the trick - select links that are the children of p tags within the .footer div. But I keep getting told I need to add the ampersand after the .footer div selector. A bit lost now, and I'd rather not just keep bashing at it trial-and-error style. thanks in advance!

EDIT: Solved with another person's answer. Thanks for reading.