Mirror!

from Eminem – My Darling Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

This whole song is similar to the opening skit off the Slim Shady EP, made when Eminem was not yet a known artist. He had not yet invented his Slim Shady persona, which was used to make people mad. In the skit, Slim Shady comes back, even though Eminem thought he had already killed him. He forces him to look into the mirror, to see how Eminem isn’t anything, it is Slim Shady who makes him the artist that he is. Eminem refuses to listen, and smashes the mirror, the scene shown on the SSEP’s album cover. Slim Shady refuses to go away, and eventually Slim Shady, Marshall Mathers, and Eminem become the same person/ (Just look at the name of his albums- “The Slim Shady LP”, “The Marshall Mathers LP”, and “The Eminem Show”. The three remain together until later…

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