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Metaphor is not reality, but that metaphor is terrible. I'm an archer: you want as many arrows as fit in the quiver, and as far as more wood, well, we've switched to carbon fiber shafts for a reason. When you shoot an arrow, velocity gets you to your target, and velocity penetrates it too. Extra weight is a literal drag.

Go the other way. You could have 500 arrows made with toothpicks or 5 traditionals.

Our modern "arrow" is essentially a field point expelled via explosion at incredible velocity.

It's a bad metaphor.

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