Waiting, navigating the plot, without plans
In the cards,

from The Roots – Clock with No Hands Lyrics on Rap Genius


Black Thought is illustrating the hopelessness and emptiness he feels. He is aimlessly going through life. His life needs direction, but the cards don’t have any plans for him. This is probably a reference to tarot cards, which mystics use to map out mental or spiritual pathways.

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