And it worked! thank you for your time and help
So, since so far everything to root is not only extremely complicated (compared to rooting a Droid) you can't even avoid using a computer.
And if you have a Mac, heavens forbid, what do you do then?
I would have a difficult time with the transition, I have become so accustom to my theme and capabilities on my Original Droid, and it has been almost a year in the making....even the thought of starting over is somewhat overwhelming but those thoughts can easily be put aside for the fact that there isn't one thing I find wrong with my D1---at this point it is all just temptation