Simulate typing but with mistakes

echo -e "You are a jerk\b\b\b\bwonderful person" | pv -qL $[10+(-2 + RANDOM%5)]
The output will show jerk, then wonderful person since echo parses the \b character.
Sample Output
You are a wonderful person

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What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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