Eskimo medal doctrine locked in oxygen shell
“Eskimo medal” Cold steel, slang for a gun. “Locked in an oxygen shell” could be a reference to the compressed gas cylinders used to contain oxygen that are referred to commonly as tanks.
So his cold steel beliefs keep him locked up in a tank. Later in the verse he says “I rock my simulated air tank bit/So I can leave pressures of oxygen where my mic’s lit.”
The two lines connect with how when he escaped the cold steel belief system he was able to use his words to bring light and breathing air to the people.
The metal theme is a general underlying subject matter through out the album.
My shell, mechanical found ghost
But my ghetto is animal found toast
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