The truth, do you really believe in telling it? Do you honestly believe that you have to always tell the truth? Even when it will hurt?
I believe that there can be few reasons for a person to decide to tell the truth. It need not always be for the simple reason that it being the truth. The following are some of the reasons that came to my mind –
(1) selfishness. For selfish reasons known only to the person
(2) to hurt. For the simple reason of hurting another person
(3) to escape or get away. For it is your ticket to escape the thing or person holding or binding you.
Truth is, whatever your reasons may be, the truth tend to surface, sooner or later. It is usually a matter of time. Whether you do it, tell it as it is and face whatever consequences that come thereafter now, or later…