When I proposed to the game I figured life was merry
Five years later I'm feelin' like Tyler Perry
Also, if life was merry (or married, as one could possibly hear it), Joe went for the next best thing: the rap game. Couldn’t propose to life…propose to rap.
Leading to the next line in which he now feels like Tyler Perry, alluding to his movie “WHY DID I GET MARRIED”—he’s thinkin from hindsight, why did he even pursue rap in the first place (rap is that metaphoric marriage)
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