Text with it's LOWER edge along a DIV

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Subject: Text with it's LOWER edge along a DIV
Posted by:  groov…@cyberdude.com
Date: Fri, 7 Dec 2018

I have a DIV say, halfway down the screen, which is basically a small recta=
ngle (I changed it's background colour to black). I want to place some "tal=
l" text, ie. it's height is quite big, so that the *lower edge* of the text=
is on the rectangle. How do I do this? How do I specify "lower edge" of th=
e text for height to CSS, the way that "text-align" would do for left and r=
ight edges? I really would rather not fiddle with it's *top* edge using pad=
ding-top or something, I was kind of hoping to use some, different, approac=