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GROVEL is a roleplaying verb.
Grovel (from standing - forces kneeling):
You fall to your knees and begin to grovel desperately. Person falls to her knees and begins to grovel with a desperate look on her face!
Grovel (from kneeling):
You begin to grovel desperately. Person begins to grovel with a desperate look on her face!
Grovel person (from standing - forces kneeling):
You fall forward on your knees and beg XXX for mercy and kindness! Person falls forward on her knees and grovels before you begging for mercy and kindness!
Grovel person (from kneeling):
You grovel at XXX as you beseech her show mercy and kindness towards you! Person bows to you and begins groveling! With a quivering voice, Person begs you to show mercy and kindness for her inexcusable actions!
You find within yourself two conflicting attitudes. Person appears consumed with inner conflict.