Little help here, how do you handle a deep cut that wont stop bleeding?

I was slicing veggies for a salad and was guilty of not thinking. Well these days I am so broke that I really can not pay attention. So I cut deep into my thumb, almost to the bone. Now I wrapped the thumb after washing it, but the blood is seeping through the bath towel and it is throbbing now. Whew, I am... show more I was slicing veggies for a salad and was guilty of not thinking. Well these days I am so broke that I really can not pay attention. So I cut deep into my thumb, almost to the bone. Now I wrapped the thumb after washing it, but the blood is seeping through the bath towel and it is throbbing now.

Whew, I am starting to feel light-headed, I think I will go and lay down now.
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