The Ways We Lie Analysis

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I called my boss and told him “I wouldn’t be able to come to work today because I was running a temperature,” a lie, I had told many of times when in reality I was just too lazy or too tired to actually go to work that day. It sounded to me as if it was a good excuse, or maybe even a good little lie to tell. Just admit it, we all tell a little white lie or two every once in a while. Rather, it is to a friend who ask how they look, putting blame on someone else, or to a teacher about your homework that you totally forgot to do. What is a lie? Great question. According to an input in the article “The Ways We Lie” by Stephanie Ericsson, “Webster’s definition of lie is specific: 1: a false statement or action especially made with the intent to

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