How easy it is to assume somebody's happy, just by looking at them. Unfortunately nowadays, everyone's getting good at faking a smile, to hide the pain. Everyone's getting good at lying to your face, and everyone's getting good at believing even the most obvious lies. Everyone's getting good at burying the truth, and putting on a show for the rest of the world. Everyone's getting good at pretending they know someone really well, when in truth, no one really knows anyone anymore. why is it so necessary for us to build these skills? Because nobody can handle the truth anymore, whether they're telling it, or hearing it. It's just so much easier to pretend we live in a perfect world, where everyone's happy all the time. Even that means living a lie. In truth, the only difference between a life and a lie, is an "f."
A Life of Lies
March 7, 2010