Long back, when Akbar and Birbal shared an extraordinary relationship, the King disclosed to Birbal that he is one of the cleverest men he has ever met, thus he needs him to accomplish something which has never been done and which will amaze the whole city. Birbal concurred however said that he would require some cash for the same, and also, a year’s chance.
The King organized both the solicitations, and again revealed to Birbal that it must be something that nobody has ever observed or found out about some time recently. He said that he would not be rebuffed for it, regardless of what it was. No other examination was made about it, and the King got occupied with different matters soon, disregarding this. (more…)