When Honesty Is Not the Best Policy

Honesty Is Not the Best Policy

It is widely accepted that honesty is the best policy. I, however, do not agree. Early in my career as a mommy-blogger, I addressed this topic in a post I wrote about an exchange that took place twenty-five years ago between me and my then three year-old son. (NOTE: I was eight months pregnant at the time.)

“Mommy…”

“Yes?”

“I’m thorry to tell you thith, but your butt’s pretty big.”

(See NOTE above.)

“Sweetheart…”

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