Pen and pad on the dresser for me to fine tune it
I sat in the corner, made up my mind, do it

from Rick Ross (Ft. John Legend) – Rich Forever Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

The pen and paper was his tools to getting his paper up.
He decided rap was the route he was going to take to get rich and he mastered his craft.

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