I do believe as a young teenager lying can be important for individuals and some situations, for example I’m pretty sure most teenagers have lied to there parents at one point. Everything relies upon what your lying for. it could be an advantage or a disadvantage. In the Crucible Abigail in the book does lies commonly in the book. She deceives her uncle about what occurred in the woods. She lies commonly to attempt and ensure herself and improve the way she looks to other people. She’s trying just to make her self look like a better person. In the book Abigail also lies about the relationship she’s in. So throughout the book Abigail seems to lie commonly.
I do believe that lying is way worse than we think it just can cause numerous issues. There can be issues that Lead to worse then just telling the truth for example do you think lying to the police would make the situation better? Lying can make much more
Harm than we think. It can make somebody to turn on a friend or anyone and cause bits of gossip to be spread and that would make even worse problems. In the book, Abigail lied since she didn’t tell anyone what she did with with John. She had a affair with John and lied about it. Abigail blames Elizabeth for being a witch and just because she was blamed she could have got Elizabeth killed. She blamed her so she could try to cover her self
Abigail even still has feelings for John and she will attempt and do anything to recover his love for her back. Abigail knows what she’s doing is very wrong and she knows the consequences and she even realizes that by blaming that Elizabeth is a witch could get her killed. Abigail at this point is only lying to make her self look better and make it seem like she’s the good one. In my opinion I think lying should never be used especially in a situation that could get someone killed. All thought the book all I have noticed is mostly Abigail lies. She lies numerous all through the book. Abigail knows that what she is doing is wrong and she could get in bigger trouble for telling lies then the truth. Thats why I think lying can be used...