890. He was and he is

The world fell

Beneath his sway.

Autocrat supreme

He became.


Now homeless he roams,

Friendless he cries.

He has now become

The Beggar-Emperor.


From:Sri Chinmoy,The Dance of Life, part 18, Agni Press, 1973
Sourced from https://srichinmoylibrary.com/dl_18