Spider Poison

Level: Assassin 3, sorcerer/wizard 3
Components: V, S, M
Casting Time: 1 standard action
Range: Touch
Target: Living creature touched
Duration: Instantaneous; see text
Saving Throw: Fortitude negates
Spell Resistance: Yes

You hold the husk of the spider in your hand
and speak the words of the spell. The husk
vanishes, but leaves in your palm the brief
glowing image of a spider.

You poison a subject by making a successful
melee touch attack. The poison
deals 1d6 points of Strength damage
immediately and another 1d6 points of
Strength damage 1 minute later. Each
instance of damage can be negated by a
Fortitude save (DC 10 + 1/2 your caster
level + your relevant spellcasting ability
modifi er (Intelligence for wizards and
assassins, Charisma for sorcerers).

Material Component: A poisonous
spider, alive or dead.