Admit that the waters Around you have grown And accept it that soon You'll be drenched to the bone If your time to you is worth savin' Then you better start swimmin' Or you'll sink like a stone For the times they are a-changin'
In the decades since then, mindless, passive entertainment,
junk food with negative nutrition, loose and careless lifestyles,
and loathing of a normal night's sleep have kept countless people
from grasping how much the waters around us indeed have grown.
Clearly, a vast majority of the world did not grasp the magnitude
of the tsunami