For me it means that it's better to live the lies than to know the truth and be greatly hurt by that reality.
For me, it means that it is better to live with the lie than knowing the hurtful truth.
you should not just look at the surface , but what's underneath it, for if you just look at the surface misunderstandings and misjudge could be made , so that is why you must look beneath the surface to find the real truth and meaning of a thing.
i hope you have a ! : )
restate overall research question.
"sometimes, it's easier living the lie"...