Men lie to women and women lie to men, but the opposing sexes go about these things in different ways. Women usually tend to lie in order to spare feelings and make people feel better â€” or to keep the peace. At the center of the male lie is, most commonly, either his ego or his unwillingness to cause drama, or to get in trouble â€” but both parties are almost always guilty of lying to conceal something. Consistent lying can tear two people apart, no matter the intention, so we've gathered 15 examples of lies men tell their girlfriends. Watch out for these, no matter which end of the lie you're at.â€¨â€¨
"I can fix it."
Let's be honest: Men love to think they can fix anything. It's practically programmed into their genetics. Even if they don't know how to fix something, it's very likely that they won't admit to it, to save their ego. Remember to question whether or not he really can fix what he says he can, to avoid some ridiculous bathroom flooding disaster. If he doesn't have the requisite skills, then hire a professional, or let him learn how the proper way before ruining something.â€¨â€¨