The Story of the Raven & The Crow
Corax (the Raven) and Tisias (the Crow) are considered to be the originators of Rhetoric, which is the foundation of Persuasion & Public Speaking.
Corax, a Master Speaker in Ancient Greece, takes on a young student, Tisias, who is eager to make his fortune as a lawyer. Tisias contracted to pay Corax only after he wins a lawsuit. However, after completing his training Tisias becomes complacent and does not bring a case to court for years. Tired of waiting to be paid, Corax decides to take Tisias to court.