Hope these problems drown themselves, I die in wait here
One more, four more,
Macklemore is essentially saying that the problems he’s hiding from through alcohol aren’t being addressed when he’s drinking them away. He says that when drinking one can only hope their problems just go away.
He also is rationalizing drinking more. Once one starts drinking they rarely can stop themselves from just drinking more and more, especially when trying to hide from their problems.
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