Which of the following sentences is correct? Or are both correct?
- The more you pick at your wound, the worse it gets.
- The more you pick at your wound, the worse it will get.
I've looked on many websites but have become so uncertain. I'm a native speaker but find myself in a quandary about this simple sentence. My first gut feeling was #2. The will future in the second part sounded right to me. But now I'm confused. I'd appreciate any help on this one.