‘Cause when you come from the bottom man it’s so hard to just get a glimpse
So hard to get a glimpse, so while I’m here I might take a pic
And show ‘em that it’s more to the world than tryna make a living
Like changing it then looking back and saying that we did it
In the ghetto, people have to work day to day in order to simply break even, and as such, their aspirations are limited. They aren’t thinking about things like “changing the world” as much as they are being able to pay their own bills. Being rich exists only as a far off fantasy. And so Sean, finally rich, wants to show that there is more than the daily grind.
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