We often imagine honesty to be brutal, cruel. Well, it can seem that way, at least if we've been living a lie. But in reality, honesty is far gentler and more exacting-- and THAT'S really why it disturbs us.
The German language. hahahaha I'm dying. I've always thought it was a mean sounding language. In high school my dad couldn't understand why I wasn't taking German as my language, since we were had German in the background.