Yeah, I inhaled, who believed in me not breathing in
Cigarette stained smile all covered in sin
Chance references President Bill Clinton’s famous response when asked about marijuana use, (as Vic pointed out. Unlike Clinton, nobody would ever buy a kid from Chicago’s version of the same story. He could also be referencing Obama.
From the last line about him ‘not believing in’ anything, he “inhaled” a life of sin. He’s setting the record for anyone who thought he wasn’t smoking — and his yellowed-smile gives this away anyway (or so he claims, looks like pearly white to us):
“Inhaled” sounds a little like “in hell”, maybe suggesting he’s going to hell because of not believing in anything or being an atheist. Kinda what Kendrick Lamar says in H.O.C.
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