The uneven surface of the walls,
Made completely of limestone bricks,
They topple down with just a push
From the hurricane’s wind licks.
A little ways from all else,
As down all the walls shall fall.
From the ashes to ashes, dust to dust,
The empire that once stood tall.
Originally uploaded June 24, 2016.
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