The holographic message, high above the city skyline, gave us a glimmer of hope.
MAY LOVE AND REVOLUTION RISE FROM THE ASHES OF A DYING CIVILIZATION
But the bombs continued to rain down, people died in their thousands. Tyranny was replaced by anarchy and lawlessness. The strong survived at the expense of the weak. At the end, the holograph started to decay. Now the message in the sky simply read,
… A DYING CIVILIZATION