Why husbands lie and what you can do know that you know. Has your spouse has ever been anything less than forthcoming with you? Has he neglected a very important detail about a person, place or thing, which is technically not lying but it isn't telling the whole truth either? If you answered yes to one of these questions then you are not alone. What we're going to do is peel back the cover and talk about what is really going on with that man of yours.