54 tons. 51 miles. 21 football fields.
I tested positive in 1988. My wife and I had to wait three weeks to get back a negative. I had another negative six months later. I've had negatives ever since.
By the skin of my teeth. 40 million other people weren't so lucky.
Use condoms. Know who you sleep with. Use clean needles. Don't be an idiot like I was.