Being broke is difficult in so many ways. Not only does one have to deal with the internal struggle to change one’s financial situation, but a broke person also has to go through a lot to hide his/her status from other people. As a result, a lot of lies are told.
On Wednesday, twitter users were discussing some of these lies using the tag #LiesBrokePeopleTell. We have sampled the reactions below.
#LiesBrokePeopleTell I don’t go out because I don’t have friends
— IG: Sthee_Gee (@_RealGee) March 23, 2016
#LiesBrokePeopleTell I’m so broke THIS MONTH….??????
— Average Homeboy (@CaNiS_MaJ0R) March 23, 2016
Nimewacha pombe #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— Ouko Morgan (@Ouko_M) March 23, 2016
#LiesBrokePeopleTell You know i really wanted to pay you back ,its just that, you always have bad timing.
— ♛ⓦⓐⓗⓤ (@wahuKE) March 23, 2016
Money can’t buy happiness #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— Mike ✊ (@MikeTsire) March 23, 2016
*Girl orders more rounds*
Girl: I’m home alone and naked..We can do ANYTHING you want?
— Arthur Musinguzi (@arthurtotally) March 23, 2016
— MPILLIONAIR (@MPILLIONAIR1) March 23, 2016
kuna cheque niko nayo hapa but bado haija mature. Hahaaa #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— The Fake Xtian-Dela (@Fake_XtianDela) March 23, 2016
90% of these #LiesBrokePeopleTell tweets are from broke people .
— B h u t’ M o h a p i (@mohapi_likotsi) March 23, 2016
mlika mwizi ndio simu ya mtu wa biashara #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— Tobs™ (@donmiriti) March 23, 2016
#LiesBrokePeopleTell kuna deal nangoja iive, alafu ntakuchapia
— Munene Wainaina (@jack_wyse) March 23, 2016
He can’t afford to maintain that car he is driving. #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— Rre Mokalakane (@Mpho_Mokalakane) March 23, 2016
— … (@_Akiangaah) March 23, 2016
#LiesBrokePeopleTell I broke up with her when I took her to a fancy restaurant & she wrote ” Naledi was here in 2016 ” on the table ???
— Matrix (@Thapelo48124545) March 23, 2016
— Machuka Wyclife (@Machukah) March 23, 2016
I just spent all my money right now I wish you told me 1 second ago #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— Joe The Trend Setter (@YahBoiSelfie) March 23, 2016
Its better to earn peanuts doing what you love than to earn a huge salary doing what you hate #LiesBrokePeopleTell
— ubhuti_Tk_ntwana (@Just_Thikheyi) March 23, 2016