Open to interpretation, if you’re judging it I don’t want it
I got sins that scald like my throat when I hit the bottle
He knows that others judge him for what he has done and how he is handling it (by drinking). Yet, he himself is struggling with his sins; a certain pain is enters his throat when he drinks (because of the hurt and regret). As a result of feeling the pain already, he doesn’t need anyone telling him what he already knows; he has a problem and alcohol isn’t the salvation just an easy way out.
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