Did your wife cheat on you last night? Can you trust that her word is her bond when she claims that she’s been faithful?
Well, if your wife did cheat on you, her conversation may not reveal the truth, but her body language will. There are at least seven signs of lying, according to private investigators although these signs may not be 100 percent reliable according to the psychologists behind TruthAboutDeception.com, a one-stop shop for concerned lovers.
“Most of the research on the nonverbal signs of lying is driven by the belief that deception is difficult to conceal because … lying takes more mental effort than telling the truth; emotions give people away when lying and lying causes more stress and anxiety,” the authors of the site note.
Here, then, are 7 Signs of Lying, see if you can spot them–or if you’ve done them when you told a fib or two.
7. A liar will not look you in the eye. Although, crafty liars can hold your gaze without a care in the world.
6. A liar will place an object (cup or coffee, book, purse, anything to create separation) between the two of you.