They'll then purposely try to make you jealous and pull away, which is called "triangulation." Which all sounds very emotionally appealing and wonderful, right? What an amazingly talented and rich Wall Street yuppie he is.
Either way, arbitrary lying is super annoying and gross.
This could just be ADHD, or it could be a psychopathic behavioral issue.
I mean, take Dandy from American Horror Story: Freak Show .
He is probably one of the most charming villains in the history of television and he slaughters housewives and bathes in their blood for a living.
According to my Psych 101 textbook and Medical Daily, psychopaths are born, not made.