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PULL is a common verb trap used on scripted items. It can also be used to interact with other characters, including pulling someone up from the prone position. One can block other characters from pulling to standing position by changing one's demeanor.
As a verb trap
>pull my staf
Holding one elbow loosely at an angle, you let the arashan-carved staff rest casually in the crook of your elbow.
Another character (standing, or in the same position)
You pull on person, trying to get her closer.
Another character (prone)
You pull person to her feet.
Another character (prone with cold or reserved demeanor)
Person looks content where she is.