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Ne-yo’s not a rapper but he’s just having some fun.
You better believe it.
Thats what his fans say to him
His feelings for his ex aren’t going away. All the memories of the past seem to haunt him
It could also be referring to emotional scars the feelings he stills has for his ex. Or it could mean physical scars from the “battles” (constant fighting and arguing)he had with his ex.
The reference of sadness to the heart and from a scar of her/him going away
Battle scars can refer to the pain you went through. If you ever self harmed or something. Those scars you made are never going to fade.
IT DOESNT MEAN THE SCARS OF WAR BULLING OR WORK THE SONG IS ABOUT THE EMOTIONAL OF A RELATIONSHIP AND THE SCARS AFTER BREAKING UP A RELATION SHIP
The text is refering to any kinds of battle scars not just exes. It can refer to battle scars from wars, bullying work etc.
He say’s don’t be upset if your girl’s sucking his dick.
If you want to have a better and positive future, then you should move on.
Play on the phrase “beat the odds” — you’re beating up the odds as if this is combat.
i.e. End the war (let it go), because you can’t win.
“Nods” is military slang for night optics which would lend to the whole keeping your head up/eyes forward image the line is going for, also contributes to the love/war metaphor of the song
Even though lupe is trying his best to not let the wounds of love change him. he knows in the back of his mind that he should let the love go
Emotional wounds never heal if you keep fighting your own feelings. If you find peace with love and your emotions, you can move on.
He doesn’t like them.