And right before you go blind

from Kendrick Lamar (Ft. Drake) – Poetic Justice Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Allusion to the popular statement “Love is blind.” Kendrick uses this statement to tie together the theme of love that is present in this verse.

It can also mean write back before she goes blind from love.

This line ties together the 2Pac references throughout with a subtle nod to Pac’s line, “when I write rhymes I go blind and let the Lord do his thing”.

Further, he’s referencing the common phrase “justice is blind,” meaning that truth and justice will be meted out without bias.

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