Asked in Name OriginsUrban SlangCotton
Origin of bless your cotton picking soul?
April 01, 2008 12:33PM
someone who picks through a hard surface to get to the core, to excess detail. a nit picker , when hand picking cotton the hard razor sharo shell will cut fingers, so a cotton picker goes for excess detail and is clever and smart to not get cut. Bless the cotton piking soul is referring to someone who has been a fuusbuget to extreme and never seems satisfied.