posted on Apr, 17 2013 @ 04:17 PM
Love all the replies.
Santa is a big first one for many children, along with boogeyman, tooth fairies, easter bunnies, and whatnot.
For most people, a common one, may not be the "big" one, is the "Til death do us part" or "I love you--forever" and various lies about pulling
out, being on the pill, not being married, not cheating...and the everyday lies of "i'm listening dear...." and "it's for your own good"...
We lie to ourselves that death won't come a knockin'. That cigarettes, crappy food, and getting fat won't kill us.
Then there's all those "government" and "religion" lies that have been mentioned here.
The biggest lie for me is that we are small and powerless.
We've been deceived too about freedom. We think we are free in society, in our lives, but in many ways we are not. So it's a lie we are fed. We're
enslaved. But, I think on a grander scale, the enslavement is a lie upon a lie. That we are freer and larger and more powerful than we are aware and