I would give two bladders of blood, if it means my people are well!
The allies would not assist without the promise of more healing waters, which meant she needed more bladders of blood and another journey into the enemy- riddled forest under Sirian's watch.
She knelt and pushed clothes and trunks out of the way to reveal a dagger wrapped in linen, several bladders, and a barrel the height of her knee.
She retrieved the dagger and one of the bladders and settled on the floor of the wardrobe.
Of the half dozen bladders in the secret cupboard, three were filled.
A large barrel was tucked in one corner and several small bladders stacked near the front.
In addition to the stems bearing cups, there are found vesicles associated with them, which have been interpreted as gonothecae or as floats, that is to say, air-bladders, acting as hydrostatic organs for a floating polyp-colony.
In this way bladders as large as an orange and containing secondary bladders, A each with a scolex, may arise from a single embryo.
B, Echinococcus, showing at a and b the formation of secondary bladders, which at c are forming scolices.
BLADDER-WORT, the name given to a submerged water plant, Utricularia vulgaris, with finely divided leaves upon which are borne small bladders provided with trap-door entrances which open only inwards.
Small crustaceans and other aquatic animals push their way into the bladders and are unable to escape.