Dishonesty between partners is often a source of difficulty within a marriage. But, I don’t view dishonesty as necessarily an unwillingness to be honest. The majority of us don’t typically enter into relationships intending to lie to our spouse. At some point or another, though, we do.
Maybe it’s a white lie about liking his favorite suit or her “signature dish,” even though you can’t stand it. Maybe it’s an omission to avoid an argument about how much money you actually spent on a tech gadget or a new handbag. No matter the issue or severity of the lie, dishonesty often emerges within our relationships, even with the best of intentions.
So why is “just be honest with each other” so hard? Click here to read more.