"Befriend the man who is brutally honest, for honesty is the highest form of respect." - Daniel Saint - I wish all the people I've cared about in my day recognized this and lived their lives by the same standard.
Honesty If your parents punished you after you told the truth then you would be afraid to be forthcoming and learn to lie. "passed down generation after generation. my entire life. narcissistic mothers destroy their own families.