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Come hither and listen, to a story I have to tell: "Oh once there was a player, a gamer, who thought he knew the tune, he posted his combo and grinned to himself as he knew he had a winner. But the very next day he logged onto see, that his post had been deleted. Why he wondered did this horrendous thing happen?" So before you go posting and possibly get burnt; come here and give a good read.
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Donate Buy + Sacred Ground Buy + Price of Glory Buy
Cast the enchantments, then Donate Buy Price of Glory Buy to opponent. Now, during his turn, tap all your mana, they all die, come back, tap, die, come back, perfect for a Rage or Volcanic Geyser Buy.
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