At the bottom of the Greater-Than Sign, you're suddenly beset by a swarm of lowercase as.
They're as, but they sting like bs. You end up covered with tiny welts. You magically heal some of them, but then you get bored and stop.
|You lose 7 hit points.|
|You gain 7 Enchantedness.|
Occurred at The Enormous Greater-Than Sign.
- As with everything else in the Enormous Greater-Than Sign, this is a reference to the computer game NetHack where killer bees and other insects are represented by the letter a.