But this neighborhood is gettin' trippier every day
The neighborhood is goin' ape shit crazy
Drugs, guns, and violence has been slipping in the neighborhood over time, but when they take the blue pill, they’ll escape into a dream where everything can be where they want it to be
The ills of the real world are spilling over Ladera Heights…or the “sweet life”. The illusion of perfect slowly unravels…shit begins to get real.
This could also refer to the character broadening their horizons. Ladera Heights could still be dope, but his/her perspective is broadening (with experience/time), and that change is perspective makes the wealthy, sheltered neighborhood seem crazier. S/he recognizes the amazing, privileged life they live — it’s trippy.
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