Seen so many niggas get
Caught up in they laces-straight slipping-
Like my first cousin who in that system

from Jet Life (Ft. Trademark Da Skydiver & Young Roddy) – Blow Up Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

It’s a hard life for black inner-city youths. Roddy’s cousin made a mistake and ended up in the legal system.

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