My End-Times Playlist

Because it’s so strange right now:

Because our conditions have conditions:

Because some of us need treatment:

And some of us need shelter:

Because we don’t get around much any more:

Because people are just sitting around all day:

Because the economy’s tanking:

Because the whole world’s headed to the pawn shop now:

Because there ain’t but one way out:

Because there’s so much left to lose:

Because what else are you gonna do with all that free time:

Because when things seem black, you can still take comfort in the blues:

Because there’s no point pointing at the moon:

Because when all this over, it still won’t be over over:

Because on the other side of endings are more endings:

Because, ultimately: