Ok, I will confess … this past fall, I allowed the cockleburs to take over my farm. I did not see it coming, but nevertheless, it happened.

For the purpose of clarity, let me simply say we call cockleburs “cuckleburs” where I come from ... “cuckle” as in “chuckle” ... “cucklebur.”

Hartsville resident Jack McCall is an author and motivational speaker.

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