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Java Local Development Environments Advanced Tooling Finishing TreeStory

Did you prompt the user for the story (1)? I didn't see the first double underscored word prompted (2).

I have been having issues resolving this issue. I think it has to do with my Prompter.java but, I am a bit at a wit's end. I have through the Forum but, nothing has helped. I am trying to finish this assignment for quite awhile now but, no one has been able to help so far.

package com.teamtreehouse;

import java.io.IOException;

public class Main {

    public static void main(String[] args) {

        Prompter prompter = new Prompter();
        String story = prompter.newPrompt();
        Template tmpl = new Template(story);

package com.teamtreehouse;

import java.io.BufferedReader;
import java.io.IOException;
import java.io.InputStreamReader;
import java.nio.file.Files;
import java.nio.file.Path;
import java.nio.file.Paths;
import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.HashSet;
import java.util.List;
import java.util.Set;

public class Prompter {
    private BufferedReader mReader;
    private Set<String> mCensoredWords;

    public Prompter() {
        mReader = new BufferedReader(new InputStreamReader(System.in));

    private void loadCensoredWords() {
        mCensoredWords = new HashSet<String>();
        Path file = Paths.get("resources", "censored_words.txt");
        List<String> words = null;
        try {
            words = Files.readAllLines(file);
        } catch (IOException ex) {
            System.out.println("Could not load censored words");

    public void run(Template tmpl) {
        List<String> results = null;
        try {
          results = promptForWords(tmpl);
        } catch (Exception ex) {
          System.out.println("There was a problem");
        String render = tmpl.render(results);
        System.out.printf("Your TreeStory: %n%n%s", render);

    public String newPrompt() {
        System.out.println("Please enter your story, with blanks as descriptive words such as 'name' or 'adjective' surrounded by '__' .\n\n");
        BufferedReader reader = new BufferedReader(new InputStreamReader(System.in));
        String readLine = "";
        try {
            readLine = mReader.readLine();
        } catch (IOException ex) {
            System.out.printf("Problem getting input. %s\n", ex.getMessage());
        return readLine;

    public List<String> promptForWords(Template tmpl) throws IOException {

        List<String> words = new ArrayList<String>();
        for (String phrase : tmpl.getPlaceHolders()) {
            String word = promptForWord(phrase);
        return words;

    public String promptForWord(String phrase) throws IOException {

        String word = mReader.readLine();

        while (mCensoredWords.contains(word)) {
            System.out.printf("%s is censored. Try again. ", word);
            word = mReader.readLine();
        return word;
#  This is essentially what I am testing 
1.  The user is prompted for a new string template (the one with the double underscores in it).

  a. The prompter class has a new method that prompts for the story template, and that method is called.

2.  The user is then prompted for each word that has been double underscored.

   a. The answer is checked to see if it is contained in the censored words.
      User is continually prompted until they enter a valid word

3.  The user is presented with the completed story