Try to be Mr. perfect intercontinental, hold up
He tried to be her everything, Mr. Perfect. Intercontinental as in a flight because they go everywhere just as Wale would do anything for her. “Hold up” being also a reference to the intercontinental part
Wordplay is used here as well, Mr.Perfect was a wrestler in the WWE and he is known for being the intercontinental champion for quite awhile.
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