Tag Archives: little white lies
Lying to avoid Death (and Seinfeld).
Posted on January 31, 2012 by Therapyisdandy
So if little white lies are what polite society is based on, and fear keeps us from being brutally honest in relationships, what keeps us lying to ourselves? The answer, in this third of a three part discussion on lying, … Continue reading →
Posted in Mental health therapy | Tagged Communication, fear of death, grief and loss, little white lies, lying, mental-health, mindfulness, polite society, Relationships, Seinfeld | Leave a comment
Everyone lies and so should you.
Posted on January 3, 2012 by Therapyisdandy
I mean it. Certainly the first part. Most everyone remembers the Seinfeld episode with the really ugly baby. It was what Jerry called a “must lie situation.” What the show demonstrates is that everyone acknowledges the importance of social lying. … Continue reading →
Posted in Mental health therapy, Therapy | Tagged Communication, Honest Abe, honesty, Kramer, little white lies, lying, menta health, relationship, Relationships, Seinfeld, societal expectations | Leave a comment