Usage: steal coins (target), steal (object) (target)
With mastery of this skill, a scoundril can deftly filch an object or a
handful of coins from the unsuspecting victim. The greater one's skill at
this art, the smaller the chance of being caught in the act.
Any class can steal from someone who is not awake. Skilled thieves can make an attempt to steal things being used by sleeping or unconscious persons, but others cannot, and an unsuccessful attempt on a sleeping person will awaken them. Mobiles WILL attack players who are caught stealing from them, and many players will as well. Attempting to steal from shopkeepers is not adviseable.
The reverse of steal is the skill plant.