The age of man has dawned,
Like a red sunrise we flourished,
The light of our world.
By the skin of our teeth we clawed our way out of the mud.
And into the future.
Great generals lead us to war,
Great scientists into the future.
We endured for centuries,
Year by year, decade by decade,
We lived and learnt.
Like sunset we faded gently into the night,
The end of an age
A very brief history of humanity, skipping all the fun bits really