Sitting in this office realm, together but alone
White noise, chatter and troubleshooting things
Wearing headset crowns displayed for not a soul
Then ringing brings a grimace and those irritated

 

Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored into our brains
Looking at these bright computer screens
Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored out of our skulls
Look at this great kingdom of screens

 

Craned necks on crumpled spines
Swiveling in our mesh-back thrones
A verbose dance of talking hands
In the discord of glazed-over

 

Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored into our brains
Looking at these bright computer screens
Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored out of our skulls
Look at this great kingdom of screens

 

Tears and fears, pouring through
With muted anger but laughter too
That indignation customers see
Is the chain that binds us all blindly, with our

 

Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored into our brains
Looking at these bright computer screens
Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored out of our skulls
Look at this great kingdom of screens

 

A marketplace of personalities
Transactions aspiring to meet their needs
As we're mining for more answers
With our tools deftly obscured, and our

 

Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored into our brains
Looking at these bright computer screens
Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored out of our skulls
Look at this great kingdom of screens

 

*EDIT* (added later)

We bend to the will of our lords up high
Their decree is law and we all obey
And the castles they crumble
But nobody sees, with our

 

Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored into our brains
Looking at these bright computer screens
Eyes, eyes, eyes, eyes, bored out of our skulls
Look at this great kingdom of screens

Kingdom of Screens ~ Sung by Dan Kessel (no music accompaniment)

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