He’d lie about big things, like finances and inappropriate interactions with other women, and mundane things, like, “Of course I didn’t watch without me.Also, because liars have such an active imagination and live in a bizarre, unreal world, they often fall for other people’s lies, which means my ex was the target demo for “get rich quick” spam emails.Before you decide to try online dating, you need to accept that there will be liars. The only difference with online dating is that you are voluntarily choosing to date those anonymous people. On online dating sites, people are more likely to lie because there is a huge amount of pressure to present the best version of yourself.The internet gives everybody the freedom to say whatever they want without being held accountable. As impressive as your life is, there will be someone nicer, smarter, more attractive and more successful than you on a dating site. In order to up their game, people tend to lie about their appearance, their careers, and their personalities. Some people lie because they can, and they won’t be held accountable for it. When you think someone is lying to you, the best you can do is ask. As someone who dated a liar for nearly four years, I’m here to share the special relationship perks that a dishonest person can provide. According to liars, they usually lie because their heart is in the right place.When I confronted him, he explained he felt so bad for breaking up with his ex that he decided to attend one last event with her, and he didn’t tell me because he wanted to spare my feelings. Liars only lie because they care, and who doesn’t want a man who really cares? My ex lied so often that it was as if he didn’t realize he was lying.
They can be insecure and really guarded because of this.
It's hard to think clearly when it comes to the people we love.
Our gut reaction — normally spot-on — can be completely derailed when we want to believe our significant other is telling the truth.
Another friend was recently dating a guy whom she was really starting to like.
Did it create more problems for him than simply being truthful? There wasn’t a first date, and certainly no chance for a second.
While dating a delusional man made me terrified to ever open a joint savings account together, it also made for excellent entertainment.