so they can give advice as a same sex friend, or get info that way to try to undermine relationships to seduce or use someone.
I get more upset with the minors who claim to be older to view mature stories/confessions.
To play out some fantasy they have.
Same reason they like about anything else .. they can.
because people get used to lie...
I admittedly lied about my gender once upon a time. It was to strongly discourage someone who was clearly about to communicate mature content to me. I find it immediately stops them in their tracks. But a lie is a lie and I am sorry.
To lie is so drab. Just be yourself.