Absurd TLE in Python solution for input "a"


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    I get a time limit exceeded error with the test case

    Last executed input: "a"

    This seems incredibly stupid because the first five lines in the function are:

        if s == '': 
            return 0
        elif len(s) == 1: 
            return 1
        else:  (other stuff)
    

    The code works perfectly locally, and I can't imagine how the len function would be too slow on this input.

    This is absurd. Any input?


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