By not preaching to me, but speaking to me

from Common – I Used to Love H.E.R. Lyrics on Rap Genius


Makes sense when paired with the “secular” line used in the first verse.

Also, Common’s saying that the hip-hop he was listening to was being informative, but not going so far as telling him how he should be living.

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