"Well, you've asked a very good question, my dear. Now put the medallion
on." You do so. "Ok, let's say you've just insulted me and I'm very mad.
I'd run at you to attack and the medallion would send me flying to the
other corner of the room." You nod. "You mean like if I called your mom
a fat ugly snot-eater?" Vera looks at you quizzically. "Well, you'd have
to do a bit
more than that to upset old Vera.
Do you call the horse nasty names
or do you understand what she means?