Empire Haiku

The Empire crumbled.
And the rich man became
a beast who eats grass.
No sound or flesh
can console the panick-sick
pharaoh
whose 17th nightmare mumbles:
Consider the lilies,
Behold the sparrow.

by Yana Djin

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well love the haiku would apprecite if u enlihtened me about the context as well :))