Regardless of what kind of partner, you have romantically in your life, be it a dating partner or a spouse; authenticity and integrity are one of those important factors that make a relationship stronger. And two individuals in a romantic bond should stay trustworthy to each other and it happens only when those two, stay truthful to each other. Lies have the power to build a temporary escape path but they also are capable enough to irreparably ruin any relationship. Hence, a person must try one's level best to let one's partner stay truthful at any point of the relationship and in any situation. To reach that intense level of passionate transparency, you must engage your partner to feel comfortable sharing anything under the sky without any hesitance.
Purposely and sometimes unintentionally we all commit a few mistakes that force our partners to restrict some truths. Not being truthful hurts more than spilling a lie, especially in romantic relationships. You can't accuse your partner to be not truthful to you because there must be something from your side that could restrict your partner from being one's self. Here are some don't (s) you should never do:
Don't lose self-authenticity; until and unless you stay genuine to yourself, you can't expect your partner to be true to you.
Don't restrict your expressions and transparency. You need to express whatever you feel without hiding for the sake of fake happiness.
Don't lead a life with absurd boundaries according to societal norms and regulations. The more you bound yourself, the more you impose those boundaries on your partner which enables your loved one to lose the element of being trut