You can't use await outside of an async function. The code will just crash if you try. When you are coding in a NodeJS environment, that means that you can't use await in the body directly. You have to use a function like this:
In NodeJS 8+, an unhandled error will trigger a warning. But the warning says that in later versions, it will be changed to a crash. You can see this warning with the following code:
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