Y'all just piss on me, shit on me, spit on my grave
Talk about me, laugh behind my back but in my face
Y'all some well wishers, friendly acting, envy hiding snakes
With your hands out for my money, man, how much can I take
His critics act all friendly when they see Nas personally…but otherwise put him down.
“How much can I take?” is a double-entendre. He is referring to people asking him for money and also asking “how much bullshit and grief can I take from y'all before I respond?”
‘Snakes’ with their ‘hands out’ is a pretty severe mixed metaphor.
Watch your wallet!
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