Kudzu and Quicksand were a couple of the scariest things I knew of as a child.
I remember car rides as a family, and there were two things Dad would always point out along the way – places he had surveyed and kudzu sightings.
Kudzu is a vine that kind of takes over everything in its path. It kills plants, and can even uproot trees. Even now, as an adult, I cringe when I drive past a hillside that has been overtaken by this creepy monster.
I’m sure it has its good points. I think God made everything with a purpose, but I sure don’t know what it is. It is frightening.
Quicksand is another scary situation. While I’ve never seen it in real life, and have no idea where it actually exists, I have seen many a TV show where it nearly takes out the character who accidentally steps in it and tries to fight their way out, to no avail.
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