The quick and the dead, which one is my lookalike now?

from The Roots (Ft. Dice Raw & Phonte) – Now or Never Lyrics on Rap Genius


Another film reference, this time to the Western “The Quick and the Dead”. The title is a reference to Western style duels, where you’re either quick at drawing your pistol, or you’re dead. Thought uses this as a metaphor for his midlife crisis, but he’s not sure exactly which side he falls on

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