Ready to give up so I seek the old Earth
Who explained working hard may help you maintain
To learn to overcome the heartaches and pain
At the end of his wits, Inspectah sits down to tea with his Mother and has a “Great Awakening” to the joys of the Protestant Ethic.
In Five Percent terminology, the Black Man is God and the Black Woman is Earth. Your Old Earth is Ma Dukes.
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