The Fletcher memorial home
Take hall your overgrown infants away somewhere
And build them a home a little place of their own
The Fletcher memorial
Home for incurable tyrants and kings
And they can appear to themselves every day
On closed circuit TV
To make sure they're still real
It's the only connection they feel
"ladies and gentlemen. Please welcome Reagan and Haig
Mr. Begin and Friend Mrs Thatcher and Paysley
Mr, Brezhnev and party
The ghost of McCarthy
The memories of Nixon
And now adding colour a group on anonymous Latin
American meat packing glitterati"
Did they expect us to treat them with any respect
They can polish their medals and sharpen their
Smiles, and amuse themselves playing games for a while
Boom boom, bng bang, lie down you're dead
Safe in the permanent gaze of a cold glass eye
With their favourite toys
They' ill be good girls and boys
In the Fletcher memorial home for colonial
Wasters of life and limb
Is everyone in?
Are you having a nice time?
Now the final solution can be applied.
Roger Waters 1983