Ev never rapped about gangster shit, shooting guns, or any violent shit. He is happy he hasn’t died or experienced stuff like that, because that’s not the life he wants to live.
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Due to his connections and friendships, one of his friends from the streets told the “hoods” or gangs not to fuck with Ev.
Los Angeles, like any other city int he U.S. has it’s good and bad parts.
Ev knows some of the bad neighborhoods, but no one messes or tries to start shit with him.
Venice is a beachfront neighborhood on the Westside of Los Angeles, California, United States. It is known for its canals, beaches and circus-like Ocean Front Walk, a two-and-a-half-mile pedestrian-only promenade that features performers
His new girl is like the perfect girl, perfect inspiration etc.
He woke up avoiding his daily routine.
He also woke up remembering his dreams, in this case his dreams might have been an actual dream, or dreams and goals he once wished on achieving.
Absolutely nothing can ruin his day, not even scratching his 22’s.
He woke up in a good mood.
All the negative emotions such as stress, anger, sadness etc. went away.
His feelings for her are so strong that she makes him want to die.
Such strong feelings and emotions allow him to be able to trust her, to look her in the eye and tell her that he loves her.
Sort all the memories, good and negative, and only keep the negative ones.