If I recall Infocom's Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy correctly, the required action is

Update: seems I have confused it with another of these text adventures, as the command in the hitchhiker is turn on light. I played (too) many these times...

In reply to Re^2: poll ideas quest 2017 (mud next move) by Ratazong
in thread poll ideas quest 2017 by pollsters

Use:  <p> text here (a paragraph) </p>
and:  <code> code here </code>
to format your post; it's "PerlMonks-approved HTML":