A workman lost an axe. Mercury recovered a gold and silver axe which the workman refused. Mercury then recovered the real axe and gave him the others. Truth is the better strategy.
An Ape watched a Carpenter split wood with wedges but learned nothing as he pulled a wedge out, the wood closed, and he was trapped. Too bad Ape. Know what you are doing when trying something new.
A city was under siege; three Tradesmen gave opinions about how to protect it. Each called from his own trade but none could agree. Every man for himself.