I was gonna make it, soon as you said "Think of Hailie", I knew
There wasn’t no way that I was gonna ever leave them babies

from Eminem – You're Never Over Lyrics on Rap Genius


Hailie is Em’s daughter: Proof, like loads of rappers, knows the pain of having no or bad parents when you grow up. Proof tells Em think of what will happen to Hailie and how she will feel. That alone made Em think of all his babies Hailie Whitney Alaina and he knew he couldn’t leave them like this.

Oddly enough, on Forgive Me, Proof himself rapped about running away from his kids

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