emetic russula


“You want me to teach you to make a ‘Dreugh’s Blood’ antidote? Sure, sure! It’s a simple task for any experienced alchemist. First, you need to start with water distilled from cloud mist, then take extract of nirnroot, water hyacinth leaves, and stew it together with emetic russula stalk– but make sure not to add the russula until the whole thing feels purple. Then you–”

[Wait, feels purple? Do you mean looks purple?]

“Oh heavens no, if it looks purple you’ve obviously added in too much nirnroot. It has to feel… just… purple. There’s no better way to describe it”