BLINK (verb)

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BLINK is a roleplaying verb. It has optional styles, functionality for married characters, and special messaging for aelotoi.

Usage

Usage:
    BLINK                           - Blinks at nothing in particular
    BLINK {self}                    - Close your eyes for a moment.
    BLINK {target}                  - Blinks at a target
    BLINK SET [OPTION]              - Shows or sets the BLINK verb options available.

Verb Info

Verb information for verb "BLINK":

People targets:
CATHEDRAL WEDDING  - You blink in amazement at Person.  Even though you're married,
                     she can still surprise you!
WAVEDANCER WEDDING
  FIRST PERSON     - You bat your eyelashes at Person in a persuasively coquettish
                     fashion, pleading with her to see things your way.
  THIRD PERSON     - (Person) bats her eyelashes at Person in a persuasively
                     coquettish fashion, blatantly attempting to wear down her
                     resolve and win her approval.
STANDARD           - You blink at Person.
AELOTOI
  FIRST PERSON     - You close your eyes and listen intently to Person, faintly sensing
                     her energy in the back of your mind.
  THIRD PERSON     - Person closes her eyes and turns an ear towards (target), listening
                     to him/her with a curious expression.

Self target:
STANDARD           -  You close your eyes for a moment.
AELOTOI
  FIRST PERSON     - Shutting your eyes, you close off your mind to the world around you,
                     grateful for the silence.
  THIRD PERSON     - Person shuts her eyes for a brief moment.

Object targets:
STANDARD           - You blink at (target).
AELOTOI            - You briefly shut your eyes and listen intently to (target).

Creature targets:
STANDARD           - You blink at (target).
AELOTOI
  FIRST PERSON     - You steel your mind against any potentially threatening
                     energy that might come from (target).
  THIRD PERSON     - Person gazes narrowly at (target), smoothly maintaining her composure.

No target:
  You blink.

NOTE:  ONLY first person messaging is listed unless it differs substantially from other versions.  Wedding messaging will only work with your spouse, all other targets default to standard messaging.  Messaging without an option shown applies to all options.  Special scripts and areas may override listed messaging.