Babe, that's a problem
Because I'm way too scared to call
He’s so ready to be with this girl and hook up that the thoughts are starting to race inside his head. These thoughts cause a problem for him because he is thinking of all the possible scenarios that could take place with this girl, which in turn causes Donald to be scared of calling this girl. He’s scared of calling this girl because she could possibly tell him that she doesn’t want to hook up anymore, shattering Donald’s heart.
This could be a reference to Problem, who guest-stars on “Sweatpants.” Problem is not from the Bay Area, but he does collaborate with HBK (Heart Break Kids) Gang, a musical collective from all over the Bay Area.
To help improve the meaning of these lyrics, visit "III. Telegraph Ave. ("Oakland" by Lloyd)" by Childish Gambino (Ft. Lloyd) Lyrics and leave a comment on the lyrics box