If I Say These Two Words to You Then I’m Lying

When I was little, my dad told me that lying is the worst thing you can do. I was puzzled by such a sweeping statement. “Why dad?” “Because if you kill someone, or steal something you can always still lie about it,” said my dad. Not the feel-good father daughter conversation of the year or a quote I’d post above my bed. My dad was interesting that way. I was probably only 5 years old when he told me that,...