Truth, White Lies, and Changing the Subject

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It is good to know the truth and to speak it. It is sometimes better to know the truth and talk about palm trees.

Arab proverb, quoted by Nicholas Elliott

With My Little Eye
The illustration is ‘The Mouth of Truth’ in Rome by totophotos | View Portfolio  via Shutterstock
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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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