It was through Cristóbal that I first learned of the availability of cheap and completely legal "recycled" MS Office licenses via eBay (thanks much!!).
He's also done a good job at summing up why keeping antique software, even if you love it, becomes an exercise in endless frustration. I can't imagine a pre-ribbons version of Office anymore, as the entire Windows ecosystem went to ribbons more than a decade ago.
Brian - Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, Version 1803, Build 17134
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.
~ Saul Bellow, To Jerusalem and Back