The strength of a Goblin training on a home made training bike to fly a man made pedal powered flying machine.
The Scottish Word:

Shank.

“Ah’ve the brak fu oan Boss – gi it laldi. Ye’ll need tae brak a sweat tae get shanks o iron so ye can mak yon furlie flee.”

Translated:

shank: leg.

“I have the brake applied fully Boss – give it all you’ve got. You will need to break a sweat so you can gain legs as sturdy as iron to enable you to make that wheeled gizmo over there fly.”

ʃank

Shank’s pony was the term for a poor man’s conveyance in pre-industrial Scotland. Can’t afford a pony? Then use your legs.

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