Should you be truthful to your lover about your murky past?

It is commonly understood that the foundations of any relationship are trust and truth. This is deemed even more apt in love affairs where partners are required to open up entirely to each other before they can embark on a journey of togetherness.

But is this really true? Should a couple be brutally candid to each other – even with each other’s pasts?

Here is a real life example that will set your minds thinking.