Clinical child psychologist Dr Angharad Rudkin points out that while white lies
are a common and quite understandable part of parenting, parents should be careful not to use them too much, even if the alternative is a harder option.
Times that little white lie
by around a billion, and you have the sensation that many high-ranking Pakistani officials must have felt when rumours first emerged that they had been sheltering Osama Bin Laden for a decade.
But Little White Lie
, who has reportedly come out of his Newmarket exertions in great nick, seems more likely to bid for a hat-trick in the totesport Mile.
He felt that Little White Lie
came on well for Sandown and said that he'd improve again for this run.
A refrigerator magnet hanging off the neck offers a little quip--a tiny white lie
, like "I never snack between meals"--to catch the eye.
From the first horror story to the last, The Great White Lie
is a truly terrifying book, a portrait of a health-care delivery system where the patients check in but don't check out.
"I tell a lot of lies because I am a great believer in the white lie
. After an awful meal I say: "Well that hit the spot, it was lovely." Why would I want to go around upsetting people?" - Joanna Lumley.
Feldman said that he found that people don't recognize how common it is to tell a socially acceptable "white lie
," or how easy it is for total strangers to begin twisting the truth even in a casual conversation.
When I was young, North Sea gas was discovered Stocks were high, we were told, we'd be fully covered Every gas appliance, in the entire land Was adapted for North Sea gas, flames were fanned Today bills are going up, for investment in infrastructure So we can import gas, from countries like Russia You, in fact, may detect, a little white lie
That's been in the pipeline, for years, by the by Next on the agenda, North Sea oil, will disappear It was regulated, to run like water over a weir Yes I remember, all the broken promises I recall too, all the Econo-misses The moral of this story, is don't believe all you hear Keep working away at it, if you have a career Jock Brownlee Wood End Coventry
"We all want to paint a nice picture and telling a white lie
is how people do this," he added.
GER LYONS has been quick to snap up the services of Ryan Moore for Little White Lie
in Saturday's William Hill Lincoln at Doncaster.
It seems in order to chase some kind of puerile equality the PC brigade are prepared to tell the odd white lie