A mother just trying to raise her son up
'Til a stray bullet got his lungs struck
And the Governor couldn’t give one fuck
While she singing

from J. Cole – The World is Empty Lyrics on Rap Genius


The problem isn’t that they’re being brought up by their families the wrong way, the problem is that the streets wind up being the major factor in how the kid is brought up

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