People keep secrets for all kinds of reasons. Sometimes, these reasons are sinister—we've done something illicit or bad and don't want to tarnish our reputation or face consequences. But not all secrets are dark or salacious. Sometimes, we keep positive things to ourselves to make someone else feel good, or out of humility—even though telling people would earn us some major validation.
1.) From purple-kz:
My dad always retells stories and a few sentences in he'll ask "have I told you this before?" I always say no because I love hearing him tell stories, and he loves telling them. Even when I've heard it so much that I have it memorized.
2.) From elite_berries:
When I was little I used to secretly put my money in my parents wallets so they could have it without knowing