Friend Caught in a Lie About Tragic Accident 😲

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We all have that one friend who tends to exaggerate things, but what happens when their stories go too far? Abby, a friend known for her hyperbolic tales, found herself in hot water when she claimed to have been part of a tragic 22-car accident. However, her friend knew the truth and couldn't let Abby's lie go unchallenged. What started as a simple correction spiraled into a full-blown conflict, leaving their friendship and social circle in turmoil.

Abby's Exaggerations 🤥

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Harmless Hyperbole? 🤔

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The Tragic Accident 🚗💥

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Abby's Shocking Claim 😮

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The Truth Comes Out 🕵️‍♀️

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Caught Red-Handed 😳

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Confrontation Aftermath 🤬

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The Dilemma 😥

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A Friendship on the Rocks 🌊

Abby's exaggerations finally caught up with her when she claimed to have been part of a tragic accident. Her friend, unable to let the lie slide, confronted Abby, causing a rift in their friendship and social circle. As the drama unfolds, the question remains: should the friend have kept quiet, or was it right to call Abby out on her deceit? Share your thoughts and reactions below. 👇

Beware of the Abbys of the world 😱. Liars tend to lie more when caught.

greenwitchy | greenwitchy

Honesty is the best policy 👍

tits-akimbo69 | tits-akimbo69

Calling out liars: NTA embarrasses herself for attention 😲

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EstuaryOrange | EstuaryOrange

heckitfarren | heckitfarren

Outofworkflygirl | Outofworkflygirl

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fadedblossoms | fadedblossoms

Calling out a lying liar who got offended? NTA 😎

FirmlyThatGuy | FirmlyThatGuy

Friend's lies and toxic behavior lead to police involvement. NTA.

no_rxn | no_rxn

Exaggerating friend - NTA. Trust issues. 🤔

UnicornSal | UnicornSal

Empathetic response to Abby's behavior and advice for OP.

Bennemans1984 | Bennemans1984

Friend's lies about tragic accident escalated from small stories.

Meriadoxm | Meriadoxm

Caught in a lie, but NTA for calling it out 🤥

chrissy_pj | chrissy_pj

Defending oneself without attacking others is always the way 👍

DataAdvanced | DataAdvanced

Calling out a friend's lie without shaming them - NTA 👍

Afraid_of_Okapi | Afraid_of_Okapi

Being honest is always the best policy 👍

GothPenguin | GothPenguin

Pathological liar's dangerous game and its impact on friendships 🤷‍♂️

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Cutting off toxic friends: NTA. 🚫👥

stepdaddyy | stepdaddyy

Beware of Abbys, they start with little lies and escalate. 😲

KalopsiaSuffering | KalopsiaSuffering

False claims of tragedy for attention may indicate mental disorders 🤔

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A fake story to defend the police? 🤔 NTA for going LC.

NeauxlaMagic | NeauxlaMagic

Understanding pseudologia fantastica and its impact on relationships 🤔

Crimsonandclover33 | Crimsonandclover33

The dangers of not calling out small lies. NTA.

Agent_Nem0 | Agent_Nem0

Dealing with pathological liars: lose their number. 😕

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Dealing with a narcissistic friend - fade away to avoid retaliation 🤪

SaskiaDavies | SaskiaDavies

Honesty is the best policy 👍

HappyHighwayman | HappyHighwayman

Dealing with a compulsive liar in a relationship can be terrifying 😱

norbnorbnorbnorb | norbnorbnorbnorb

Beware of pathological liars in the workplace and personal life 😱

luckystars143 | luckystars143

Friend's constant lying and attention-seeking behavior ruins friendships. NTA.

elg309 | elg309

Toxic friendships can be draining. NTA, distance yourself from Abby.

avocado_caterpillar | avocado_caterpillar

Expertly handle toxic friends with the 'toothpaste method' 💁

bibbiddybobbidyboo | bibbiddybobbidyboo

Confronting a chronic liar - NTA wins this round 😎

Smitty80015 | Smitty80015

Friend's lying habit caused trust issues among friends 🤔

Brigantias | Brigantias

You handled it perfectly! 👍🏼

Otherwise-Table1935 | Otherwise-Table1935

Cutting off toxic friends is necessary for self-care 👍

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Dealing with an Abby can be exhausting and unsettling 😕

therapy_works | therapy_works

Honesty is the best policy, even if it's hard. 👍

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Cut ties with lying friend who got defensive when caught. 🤷‍♀️

Pinkee808 | Pinkee808

Friend's lie raises red flags, time to re-evaluate friendship 🚨

sdsuquigs | sdsuquigs

Honesty is the best policy. NTA for exposing lies 👍

mrsarnard | mrsarnard

Spot on analysis of a compulsive liar's behavior 😎

perry649 | perry649

Calling out a friend's lie and dealing with the aftermath 🤔

spaceygracie12 | spaceygracie12

Grateful to be alive! NTA for calling out the lie 🙌

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Encouraging therapy for friend's abnormal behavior. 🙏

AKA_June_Monroe | AKA_June_Monroe

Calling out a compulsive liar at work, NTA 👍

mallocuproo | mallocuproo

Caught in a lie about a tragic accident 😲, group divides.

Due-External8607 | Due-External8607

Cutting off toxic friends who lie: NTA wins the day 👏

SolemnMessiah | SolemnMessiah

Compulsive lying can lead to bigger problems. NTA for calling out.

schatzi_sugoi | schatzi_sugoi

Realizing someone you knew was a compulsive liar 🤔

PangolinMandolin | PangolinMandolin

Calling out a liar 😲 NTA stands up for truth.

re_nonsequiturs | re_nonsequiturs

Calling out manipulative behavior - NTA 👍

Izthisweird | Izthisweird

Navigating a toxic friendship with grace and strategy 🙌

aukletauket | aukletauket

Coworker's chronic lying causes discomfort and frustration for commenter.

Diazesam | Diazesam

Dealing with a lying friend, NTA. Intervention may help.

dairybear_ | dairybear_

A compulsive liar with a predatory behavior towards men 😱

ClaimedBeauty | ClaimedBeauty

Honesty is the best policy 👍

Callmemuddled | Callmemuddled

Calling out a liar! NTA for exposing Abby's attention-seeking behavior 😒

BarAlone4092 | BarAlone4092

Calling out lies: NTA's embarrassment may teach a lesson 😲

SOOOOSLEEEEPY | SOOOOSLEEEEPY

Commenter is not at fault for a tragic accident 🙌

DecayingFruit | DecayingFruit

Not the a**hole, but what was the lie about? 🤔

Aggressive-Sample612 | Aggressive-Sample612

Don't feel guilty, you did the right thing. NTA 👍

TheBlueLeopard | TheBlueLeopard

Friend caught lying, commenter approves of calling her out.

Redbull_taker | Redbull_taker

Abby's attention-seeking behavior called out by commenter. 🤔

Mundane-Falcon1470 | Mundane-Falcon1470

Honesty is the best policy, even with friends 👍

Neenknits | Neenknits

Handling conflicts privately can prevent further damage 🙌

Unusual-Tea6019 | Unusual-Tea6019

Compulsive lying can stem from insecurity and a desire to impress.

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Calling out a friend's lies - NTA handled it well 👍

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Recognizing toxic relationships before they escalate 👍

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