Shawty is actually in prevent
Cause the one in front is working deep threat, yep
Wale uses a football reference here as he has been know to do in many of his songs. Shawty is in “prevent” (i.e. shunning advancements) or in defense mode because the guy courting her currently is aiming for a long term relationship or has strong fellings (deep threat).
Additionally, “prevent defense” is an American football defensive scheme used to prevent a deep pass. “Deep threat” here is a play on words; Wale is referring to the length of his man-parts. Thus, the woman he’s speaking of shunning his advancements because of she knows he’s well endowed.
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