This question is based on General Literary Principles and Appreciation.
'Here lies a great and mighty king
Whose promise none relies on
He never said a foolish thing
Not ever did a wise one'.
The lines above could best from an
The lines given in the passage are usually found on a tombstone or monument marking the grave of a deceased person. These lines are called an epitaph, a short inscription that serves as a commemoration of the person's life or character. Therefore, the correct option is "epitaph."