Argumentative Essay: Is Lying A Bad Thing?

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Lying is obviously a bad thing. It’s been in the world since the beginning, when Adam and Eve got kicked out of the Garden of Eden. Some articles say it’s good for kids to lie to their parents. That it’s a part of growing up and for the parents not to worry. However they don’t have an article about my current situation; guess the internet doesn’t have everything after all. Lying to your parents is a big “No-No” in our house. You lie your grounded, “no B?”grounded, “you didn’t hear the ‘s’ in yes?”, congrats you’ve committed social/Hispanic/Dj suicide, and you’re grounded. This is I believe a quick summary of only bad things. We also do fun things as a family when I’m not grounded. We go out sometimes even if it’s only shopping it’s still all …show more content…
You see this is an essay..because I lied for 3 weeks. About what you may ask? Well about a boy who asked me out on November 20. I knew I should’ve told mom; I had a feeling in my gut to do so, but I guess when I tried it wasn’t the best time since she had a bad day at work and started to spaz out about everything. When she does this she makes herself feel overwhelmed with nothing but her own thoughts, everything was fine. That was the day I had my first kiss. Also on that day I told Ariana about what happened, she advised me to tell mom as well but I chose not to try again. When I did tell mom however it was not by my own choice, it was when she asked me herself. On that day it felt like a weight was lifted off of my shoulders like I didn’t have to put on a certain act. After that day everything involving Zarious and I’s relationship went by fast. In the next 5 minutes after the confession I called my father. I told him about what happened and it went surprisingly 100 percent less vituperating than I anticipated. Which to be very honest scared the heck out of me. Then I found out he was coming on Saturday and I just had a heart attack right then and there on the just sweeped …show more content…
Lying to your parents is a big “No-No” in our house. You lie your grounded, “no B?”grounded, “you didn’t hear the ‘s’ in yes?”, congrats you’ve committed social/Hispanic/Dj suicide, and you’re grounded. This is I believe a quick summary of only bad things. We also do fun things as a family when I’m not grounded. We go out sometimes even if it’s only shopping it’s still all of us doing something without being cooped up in the house. We also go to church on Sunday’s for the most part. Lately we haven’t really done anything as a whole family, Dj has been busy with schoolwork these past months. Hopefully after he finishes we would have more family time during the weekend. But that’s not going to happen if I’m grounded. You see this is an essay..because I lied for 3 weeks. About what you may ask? Well about a boy who asked me out on November 20. I knew I should’ve told mom; I had a feeling in my gut to do so, but I guess when I tried it wasn’t the best time since she had a bad day at work and started to spaz out about everything. When she does this she makes herself feel overwhelmed with nothing but her own thoughts, everything was

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