You can't hold me
I work my 9 to 5 and I cut my check

from Beyoncé (Ft. Jay Z, Lil Wayne & T.I.) – Run the World (Girls) Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

It is no longer the case that women are dependent on the men in their family for support. It seems most women work 9-5s and they still earn less than men doing the same job and are expected to take on more home and family responsibilities and look flawless the whole time. Men are validated by holding a 9-5 while people expect more out of women.

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