The Truth?

June 23, 2010
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How come when people say, "Tell me the truth," they don't really want to know the truth. They just want to be told whatever they want to hear. It really bothers me when I do tell someone the truth and they get all angry because I didn't tell them what they wanted to hear.

I believe that people are just running away from what they know is real. They just want to keep their pretty little lives in tack without any drama. But, life revolves around drama. I wish it didn't sometimes, but it does and we can't change life. Not all at once at least.

When somebody lie, people get angry. When somebody tells the truth, people get angry. There is really no winnning this war that just goes on an on forever. Back and forth until somebody finally surrenders. If somebody sureenders.

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Writer24 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jun. 26, 2010 at 12:38 am
I agree with this sometimes, and it's an interesting concept, but you needed to elaborate more.
ayesha_07 said...
Jun. 25, 2010 at 6:22 pm
i really like it and i think that u are so right about the truth and lie , because people can't handle both thing , but they always want to ask . what is going on.or why and what you think? all those questions that sometime people can not answer right , or i mean truthfully. sometime they don't want tell.
cameronjay said...
Jun. 24, 2010 at 2:49 pm
i agree with you so much! its like if you can handle the truth then y bother to ask?
Liz891 replied...
Jun. 24, 2010 at 2:57 pm
I know right
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