Originally Posted by The Vorpal Tribble
Well, he's not bleeding THAT much.
Whoops... will adjust.
Dunno, thats an awful long time to have those penalties and be taking damage.
perhaps after the initial effect expires, a persistant effect lasts for 1 day/caster level: the spell "sleeps" but can be reawoken by stressful situations (will save negates), causing Tears of Blood to return for 1 round.