Target creature gets +3/+3 and gains flying until end of turn. (It can't be blocked except by creatures with flying or reach.)
Only the warrior who can admit mortal weakness will be bolstered by immortal strength.
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Asked how it survived a run-in with a bog imp, the pegasus just shook its mane and burped.
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Flying (This creature can't be blocked except by creatures with flying or reach.)
Don't be fooled by their looks. Think of them as little knives with wings.
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Return target creature card from your graveyard to the battlefield.
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Target opponent reveals their hand. You choose a card from it. That player discards that card.
A rhino's bargain—Femeref expression meaning"a situation with no choices"
Counter target spell.
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Destroy target artifact or enchantment.
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B: Regenerate Drudge Skeletons. (The next time this creature would be destroyed this turn, it isn't. Instead tap it, remove all damage from it, and remove it from combat.)
"The dead make good soldiers. They can't disobey orders, they never surrender, and they don't stop fighting when a random body part falls off."—Nevinyrral, Necromancer's Handbook
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"And the unclean spirits went out, and entered the swine: and the herd ran violently . . . ."—The Bible, Mark 5:13
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The enthusiasm of the young, sharpened by the discipline of a soldier.
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R: Flame Spirit gets +1/+0 until end of turn.
"The spirit of the flame is the spirit of change."—Lovisa Coldeyes,Balduvian chieftain
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Enchanted creature has flying.
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Target creature gets +3/+3 until end of turn.
At the sight of the thing the calamari vendor's eyes went wide, but from fear or avarice none could tell.
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"When you're a goblin, you don't have to step forward to be a hero—everyone else just has to step back"—Biggum Flodrot, goblin veteran
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Destroy target nonblack creature.
The touch of death is never gentle.
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Enchanted creature gets +1/+5.
"Destiny, chance, fate, fortune—they're all just ways of claiming your successes without claiming your failures."—Gerrard of the Weatherlight
Target player draws two cards.
"Madness and genius are separated only by degrees of success."—Sidar Jabari
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". . . Before honor is humility."—The Bible, Proverbs 15:33
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Lava Axe deals 5 damage to target player or planeswalker.
Meant to cut through the body and burn straight to the soul.
T: Add G.
One bone broken for every twig snapped underfoot.—Llanowar penalty for trespassing
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Are merfolk humans with fins, or are humans merfolk with feet?
Just because they have a club doesn't mean they're organized.
Target creature gets +4/+4 until end of turn.
The nightstalkers' little game of tease-the-squirrel suddenly took an unexpected turn.
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"I am that merry wanderer of the night."—William Shakespeare,A Midsummer Night's Dream
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"The foot stone is connected to the ankle stone, the ankle stone is connected to the leg stone . . . ."—"Song of the Artificer"
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Assault and battery included.
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Attacking creatures you control get +1/+0.
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T: Prodigal Sorcerer deals 1 damage to any target.
Occasionally members of the Institute of Arcane Study acquire a taste for worldly pleasures. Seldom do they have trouble finding employment.
"How can you claim the gods are merciless when they robbed the snake of its limbs to give the other creatures a sporting chance?"—Hakim, Loreweaver
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3, T: Rod of Ruin deals 1 damage to any target.
Hunter by instinct, weapon by training.
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T: Prevent the next 1 damage that would be dealt to any target this turn.
Healers ultimately acquire the divine gifts of spiritual and physical wholeness. The most devout are also granted the ability to pass physical wholeness on to others.
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"They groaned, they stirred, they all uprose,Nor spake, nor moved their eyes;It had been strange, even in a dream,To have seen those dead men rise."—Samuel Coleridge,"The Rime of the Ancient Mariner"
Shock deals 2 damage to any target.
Lightning tethers souls to the world.—Kor saying
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Whenever a creature dies, you may pay 1. If you do, you gain 1 life.
"As it moved, the wurm's spines gathered up bits of flowstone, which took the shapes of dead villagers' heads. Each head spoke a single sound, but if taken together, they said, ‘Alas for the living.'"—Dal myth of the wurm
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Destroy target land.
Destroy target nonartifact, nonblack creature. It can't be regenerated.
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Put target creature on top of its owner's library.
Like the tide, time both ebbs and flows.
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All orggs know how to kill; training teaches them what to kill.
When Venerable Monk enters the battlefield, you gain 2 life.
His presence brings not only a strong arm but also renewed hope.
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Its swamp cousin may be meaner, but the vizzerdrix is much bigger.
Two little goblins, out in the sun. Down came a griffin, and then there was one.
The forest lives in the elf as the elf lives in the forest.
"No bird soars too high, if he soars with his own wings."—William Blake,The Marriage of Heaven and Hell