fire and the first man
the greeks told stories to explain how things came to be. the first animals and the first man were made by two giants who had been on the side of the gods in the war with cronus
prometheus,a cheerful giant ,ant his brother were told create birds ,beasts and men.prometheus let his brother make the birds .the brother was easy going ,and gave them many gifts .
“have you anything left for man ?”asked prometheus.
“sorry,said his brother .i have given most of the good things away .”
then i’ll try to get fire for him ,”said prometeus .