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Does anyone know what this US expression means :
"It will never get well if you pick it"

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If you have a cut a keep removing the scab (dried blood) it takes longer to heal, so it means that things get worse if you keep interfering. ;-)
 

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PS- we use it in British English too.;-)
 
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