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You have the option of speaking with her during the quest.
- "Please, no more, Blood Queen. My veins run dry … or is it my roots? What's … I can't see!"
- What's happened to you?
- "Wait … who are you? You're not here to … to prune me? It hurts so much.
Essenia! Essenia did this to me. The transformation didn't take hold, you see? My blood's too thin. Like water, she said. Thin as water!"
- Transformation? What transformation?
- "The crimson ascent! The journey to bloodknighthood.
It hurts …. She twists your heart—your mind. Draws out the wrath buried in the blood. Makes you stronger. Faster. All it costs is … is everything!"
- Let me help you down. You can tell me more about these bloodknights.
- "No! No, please. Every branch … every root. Like a raw nerve. An exposed vein. Please, just let me die!
Stop Essenia. Stop her bloodknights. We forfeit our souls. Make it worth something. Make it …."
- I'll do what I can.