You have a ball today
It's all a masquerade
Shorty paint her face like a clown but can't take away the frown
Found under the make-up
Women will dress up, apply make-up, and spend money on their hair in order to look a certain way. Kweli is pointing out that it typically is all fake, like a masquerade, once the make-up and clothes come off, these women are hiding deeper emotions.
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