Photo prompt-copyright-Douglas MacIlroy
He was just going by the book; if he had to be fair to everyone then he had to follow the rules. But some of them were not pleased. They thought that he was being too officious; in fact a few thought that it was a ruse to deliberately target them.
They started weaving a web of lies and deceit. He came to know of it; one of them, pretending to be a friend, had told him.
He was disheartened for he believed they were all his friends. He stuck to his path unmindful of the web that kept entangling him.
A post for Friday Fictioneers hosted by Rochelle Wisoff on a photo prompt.
Word count 99