Man, I wish I could go back and tell that kid it's make-believe
Gambino has lamented in other songs in the past of the confidence issues he had growing up. He only recently realized the importance of self acceptance and the effect it had on him. He thinks that if he could talk to his younger self, he would be able to tell himself about their future and make himself happier.
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