Reality Check

The glories of our blood & state
Are shadows not substantial things
There is no armour against fate
Sceptre & crown will tumble down
And in the dust be equal made
The poor crooked scythe & spade

CAnt remember the poet but this has been in my mind since I read it in college.

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