A big thanks to Sonya for hosting this challenge!
Here’s my take on the prompt
He stumbled through the maze, his head foggy with fatigue, dragging his feet through the narrow lanes. If there was anything worse than dead ends, they were unending roads filled with the horrors of his past
Aimlessly wandering, he had forgotten what he was looking for, until he turned behind to see the winged man following him. “Aren’t you supposed to lead me through the right path? Why are you following me? “, he asked irritably.
Quietly, the man smiled, moving aside to reveal a straight path ending in bright light. “I am leading you. My job is to wait for you to acknowledge me. I was simply waiting for you to turn around.” As the man turned on to the path of light, his winged Conscience smiled.