A Beautiful Thing
People say we lived like kings. Ha! These days, king just means a bigger mud hut and a gang of men with clubs.
We could fly round the world faster than it turned, talk to anyone, anywhere, instantly. We had men on the Moon, nearly got to Mars. We knew the age of the universe, the speed of light. You've never even seen electricity.
You don’t believe any of this. You’re stupid. Everyone's getting stupider, generation by generation.
Sure, we had wars, all that shit. But Goddammit, we had civilisation, and it was a beautiful thing, a beautiful thing indeed.