The Power Ballad of the Arrowsmith
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The Power Ballad of the ArrowsmithType: Buff
MP Cost: 5
This song will fill you (or somebody else) with passionate intensity, and great Strengthliness. Your (or somebody else's) Muscle and maximum HP will be increased.
Gives Effect: Power Ballad of the Arrowsmith
|Effect:||Power Ballad of the Arrowsmith (+10 Muscle, +20 HP) (X Adventures)|
|You bust out your (accordion) and play The Power Ballad of the Arrowsmith, with (target) as your audience. (X Adventures)
- The number of turns granted depends on the accordion used.
- The skill, "The Power Ballad of the Arrowsmith", is a reference to the pop/rock band Aerosmith, who are believed to have taken their name from a book by Sinclair Lewis, entitled Arrowsmith. Many Aerosmith songs can be classified as power ballads.
- The poem The Second Coming by W. B. Yeats includes the lines, "The best lack all conviction, while the worst/Are full of passionate intensity."