Tyler Durden this burden, hurting, they said there was curtains
Tyler Durden is Brad Pitt’s character in Fight Club. In the movie (spoiler alert), Tyler Durden is a figment of protagonist Edward Norton’s imagination — another personality of him, a more confident version of him (in the songs like “Sweatpants” CG sounds a lot more confident than in “Shadows,” for example). In the film, Tyler Durden is a burden to Edward Norton in that Edward has to “take care of him” (by not engaging his destructive side too much) and by realizing that Tyler has everything he wants and is everything he is. 10th.
DG/CG bringing up Fight Club has an extra layer of meaning. In the film Edward Norton kills Tyler Durden when he shot himself at the end of the movie. CG/DG could also be referring to killing an alter-ego himself, as he struggles to find his true self.
Or it could just mean CG’s fighting the burden that’s been placed on him.
“Said there’d be curtains” could mean that other people said he’d die (he often refers to his statistically likely death as a black man) or, alternatively, that at some point the curtains on his show (i.e., as a public persona) would reach a denouement.
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