I had to stop and pause and think about it
While it gave me its resume
Told me no better way to protect myself
In this world we live in
Cause they killing up women and children
Ain't nothing like having one on hand
After hearing the gunshots from the previous line he is now starting to question himself about getting a gun for protection after not having one previously.
This is a common thought process in the US, even outside of the hood, following a wave of gun violence.
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