Because, see, your mind is in control of your heart
Where its supposed to be the other way around
Your heart has got to control your mind
While this has many possible interpretations, it seems that Puff believes 2Pac and Suge Knight are Heartless, selfish, and greedy, while they should be putting more stock in friendship, brotherhood, and respect.
Puff explains in the Outro that he did not initially want a beef with Death Row, because it was in his nature to respect fellow talents in the industry.
But at some point, 2Pac and Suge crossed the “thin line between love and hate” by disrespecting Bad Boy Records publicly on tracks like Hit ‘Em Up and even on stage at the Source Awards, where Suge dissed Puff on live television while standing right next to him. Puff realizes the nature of the men he is dealing with, and knows that he must adopt the same mindset if he is going to be able to compete.
…Is it 2Pac’s mind or his heart that makes him not fear death?
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