It's the twilight of civilization And everything's coming unglued And everyone's strung out Götterdämmerung out And coppin' a bad attitude It's the end of the road as we know it And all our good work is undone And everything crumbles And everyone grumbles And nobody has any fun Hey now hey now hey now hey now now now now Aren't we being a little bit hasty? Now now now now now . . . Now history's brutally honest And the message is painfully clear The great and the humble They all take a tumble And we're no exception, my dear But our time will come soon enough Hey . . . Now now now now Aren't we being a little bit testy? Now now now now now . . . .