Note that you will have a 5 paragraph essay with the talking
points that are given in the outline. DO NOT combine topics. Be sure to use
Microsoft Word and to have your paper properly headed in MLA format
which requires Times New Roman, font size 12 and double spacing.
Thesis: Lying is never the right thing to do.
I. Lies lead to more lies
A. one “white” lie can lead to a series a lies to cover the first one
B. others could be brought into the lie to help cover
II. Lying is a waste of time and energy
A. requires the liar to remember and keep perpetrating the lie
B. can result in the liar believing the lie
III. Causes mistrust
A. affects relationships
B. trouble keeping friends/partners
Concluding statement: Lying is never the right this to do.