Secret- Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt
To keep your own secrets is wisdom; but to expect others to keep them is folly. – William Scott Downey, Proverbs
In my friend circle a secret was a thing my friends will tell me because they say ‘ I know you won’t tell anyone.’
They were honoring me, in fact. It always baffled me that if they can’t hide it then how can they expect others to hide it. And the funniest thing was that the will themselves tell others.
Once my sis-in-law told me that I’m telling you a secret but don’t tell it to you husband. It was a touchy subject so i kept mum about it. When she went back my husband told me what she has shared with him. He never hides anything from me. Now I was in a very embarrassing position. I told him that i hid it from him.
I firmly believe that
How can we expect another to keep our secret if we cannot keep it ourselves. – François de La Rochefoucauld, Maxims