Multi-Line Padded Text With Background and Line Spacing

I've been working on a project that called for some text to be wrapped on to multiple lines with a background behind it. We didn't know the precise number of lines the text would be as the client would be managing from a CMS. The fact that it was responsive also made things a little trickier. Chris over at CSS Tricks wrote an awesome article on how to achieve this. However, none of the techniques allowed for the gap between the lines as the majority used a left border to tidy things up. The Solution After some head scratching and…