And you play this game in spite to drive me insane
I got it tattooed on my sleeve forever in ink with guess whose name
He knows the relationship does absolutely nothing other than cause him pain for the other person’s entertainment/enjoyment, but he loves it so much it doesn’t matter to him.
Music is like a tattoo on his sleeve, forever a part of who he is as long as he lives. This is also an allusion to the phrase “My heart on my sleeve.”
He has a few tattoos regarding Nsync that go around his arm/wrist which would be a sleeve. He often gets heat about forgetting about his NSync days. He also has tattooed a small Chinese character for music/song. The biggest tattoo on his arm is a cross representing that he is Christian. And he says that in the future he wants a tattoo to represent his marriage. Referring to any of these tattoos helps shed light on the lyrics.
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