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Name He Gave Quotes: CIRCLE OF SANDBAGS DRAG THE SHIELD A MEAL THE MEATY HAND GRABS I'M SPLITTING HOPES AT YOUR LOCAL ACROPOLIS OPULENCE IN A COCKPIT NOT THE POCKET FOR THEM BORN WITH A ?? SUNK TO REST WHILE THEY'VE EXHAUSTED THE ART OF DRUNKEN ADDRESS EXHIBIT FRACTURE LINES THAT CONVERGE TOWARDS WHERE THE HACKERS WHINE WHERE TRAPPERS SLACK THE TRAPS UNLATCH THE CATCH THEN COVER UP HIS TRACKERS LINE THAT WILL MAKE HIS MAJESTY FURIOUS OH BURY HIS HEAD AND HOW COULD I HAVE BEEN SO DENSE IF ONLY, YEAH BUT I'M LONELY MY DAYS GRAZE NORMALCY THEN MORBIDLY CRASH MY YEARS BREATHE HONESTY THEN SARDONICALLY LAUGH ALAS, I DIG MY TOES IN TO THE SAND AND SPIT FOLIAGE OUT MY LIPS PERSONIFYING MANKIND'S END ALL ASPIRATIONS HOPE FLOATS... NO, HOPE SINKS LIKE BROKEN BOATS AND MOST HARASSED BEFORE PROVOKED I'M TOSSING DARTS AT A MAP OF THE ARTS TO PICK UP WHERE YOU CHOKED AND WHEN THE LAST LEAF FALLS OFF THE BRANCHES OF RESONANCE I'LL BE WAITING WITH MY BUTTERFLY NET TO COLLECT THE EVIDENCE WELL I AM A ROOM WITH POISON OAK SCALING THE SIDES ARACHNIDS ON THE CELING, RUGGED THUMB TACKS, BONES AND RUSTY PIPES IF YOU CAN SQUEEZE BETWEEN THE BARS ENJOY MY SPACE EMPLOY MY WASTE IN CASE THE HAND DEALT BY A STOLEN GRACE DO YOU EVER WISH THE CIRCLE WASN'T SQUARE SO WHEN LANDSHARKS START CIRCLING THE BORDERS YOU COULD JUST CUT THEM OFF AT THE CORNERS THERE'S A GHOST IN THE BASKET OF VALUES PERTINENT TO, WHICH CAYAK PILOT SUCCEEDED IN SERVING HIM PROOF NOW I'M SURFIN IT THROUGH SO IF YOU NEED ME SPREAD YOUR WINGS TO SPELL MY NAME ABOVE THE MESS NEAR THE OTHER FUNNY REQUESTS SEE BOW TO TOLERANT MANNERISMS OF HIGHER TO WIN TO ASSIST IN A METICULOUS PICK A PART OF COBWEB SKINS OF INNOCENCE A CHILD OF TIMID INSTINCT WITH THAT TEN STEP AHEAD PREMISE SUPPLY DUST BOWLS BEFORE THE ZEPHYR WAS REQUESTED VIOLENT HUMBLE SHOES TEN SHADES OF BLUES COME OFF THE DIFFERENCE I GRIMACE, TOOK ME ONE HOURS BLINK TO CONCLUDE THAT SICKLY INNOCENCE MY NAME IS DRYSPELL MY NAME IS PILLAR MY NAME'S ALLEGIANCE MY NAME IS FLAGRANT MY NAME'S A THOUSAND STEPS FROM PATIENCE BUT I'M SICK AND TIRED OF WAITIN MY NAME'S POLARIS MY NAME IS CANVAS MY NAME IS LOWLIFE MY NAME'S INTENTION MY NAME IS EVERY IMPERFECTION THAT PLAYS A PART IN MY DESCENSION MY NAME IS CARNIVAL MY NAME IS POSTURE MY NAME IS POLARIZED MY NAME IS EVIDENCE MY NAME IS DELICATE APPROACH FROM SYMETTRICATING MY FELLOWSHIP MY NAME'S POSSESSIVE MY NAME IS CORDIAL MY NAME IS IGLOO MY NAME IS CAPTIVATE MY NAME IS CONTAMINATE THE RICH AND CLOCK THE PROFITS FOR THE CAPTAIN'S SAKE MY NAME IS VAGABOND MY NAME IS ANGEL MY NAME IS CENTURY MY NAME IS HUNTER MY NAME IS SUNBURST MY NAME IS WILDFIRE MY NAME IS SCRUTINIZE MY NAME IS BASIC MY NAME IS CONSEQUENCE MY NAME IS CIGARETTES MY NAME IS CYNICAL MY NAME IS TOLERANCE MY NAME IS HALLUCINOGEN MY NAME IS WATERFALL MY NAME IS RUNAWAY MY NAME IS ALARM CLOCK MY NAME IS...
CIRCLE OF SANDBAGS DRAG THE SHIELD A MEAL THE MEATY HAND GRABS I'M SPLITTING HOPES AT YOUR LOCAL ACROPOLIS OPULENCE IN A COCKPIT NOT THE POCKET FOR THEM BORN WITH A ?? SUNK TO REST WHILE THEY'VE EXHAUSTED THE ART OF DRUNKEN ADDRESS EXHIBIT FRACTURE LINES THAT CONVERGE TOWARDS WHERE THE HACKERS WHINE WHERE TRAPPERS SLACK THE TRAPS UNLATCH THE CATCH THEN COVER UP HIS TRACKERS LINE THAT WILL MAKE HIS MAJESTY FURIOUS OH BURY HIS HEAD AND HOW COULD I HAVE BEEN SO DENSE IF ONLY, YEAH BUT I'M LONELY MY DAYS GRAZE NORMALCY THEN MORBIDLY CRASH MY YEARS BREATHE HONESTY THEN SARDONICALLY LAUGH ALAS, I DIG MY TOES IN TO THE SAND AND SPIT FOLIAGE OUT MY LIPS PERSONIFYING MANKIND'S END ALL ASPIRATIONS HOPE FLOATS... NO, HOPE SINKS LIKE BROKEN BOATS AND MOST HARASSED BEFORE PROVOKED I'M TOSSING DARTS AT A MAP OF THE ARTS TO PICK UP WHERE YOU CHOKED AND WHEN THE LAST LEAF FALLS OFF THE BRANCHES OF RESONANCE I'LL BE WAITING WITH MY BUTTERFLY NET TO COLLECT THE EVIDENCE WELL I AM A ROOM WITH POISON OAK SCALING THE SIDES ARACHNIDS ON THE CELING, RUGGED THUMB TACKS, BONES AND RUSTY PIPES IF YOU CAN SQUEEZE BETWEEN THE BARS ENJOY MY SPACE EMPLOY MY WASTE IN CASE THE HAND DEALT BY A STOLEN GRACE DO YOU EVER WISH THE CIRCLE WASN'T SQUARE SO WHEN LANDSHARKS START CIRCLING THE BORDERS YOU COULD JUST CUT THEM OFF AT THE CORNERS THERE'S A GHOST IN THE BASKET OF VALUES PERTINENT TO, WHICH CAYAK PILOT SUCCEEDED IN SERVING HIM PROOF NOW I'M SURFIN IT THROUGH SO IF YOU NEED ME SPREAD YOUR WINGS TO SPELL MY NAME ABOVE THE MESS NEAR THE OTHER FUNNY REQUESTS SEE BOW TO TOLERANT MANNERISMS OF HIGHER TO WIN TO ASSIST IN A METICULOUS PICK A PART OF COBWEB SKINS OF INNOCENCE A CHILD OF TIMID INSTINCT WITH THAT TEN STEP AHEAD PREMISE SUPPLY DUST BOWLS BEFORE THE ZEPHYR WAS REQUESTED VIOLENT HUMBLE SHOES TEN SHADES OF BLUES COME OFF THE DIFFERENCE I GRIMACE, TOOK ME ONE HOURS BLINK TO CONCLUDE THAT SICKLY INNOCENCE MY NAME IS DRYSPELL MY NAME IS PILLAR MY NAME'S ALLEGIANCE MY NAME IS FLAGRANT MY NAME'S A THOUSAND STEPS FROM PATIENCE BUT I'M SICK AND TIRED OF WAITIN MY NAME'S POLARIS MY NAME IS CANVAS MY NAME IS LOWLIFE MY NAME'S INTENTION MY NAME IS EVERY IMPERFECTION THAT PLAYS A PART IN MY DESCENSION MY NAME IS CARNIVAL MY NAME IS POSTURE MY NAME IS POLARIZED MY NAME IS EVIDENCE MY NAME IS DELICATE APPROACH FROM SYMETTRICATING MY FELLOWSHIP MY NAME'S POSSESSIVE MY NAME IS CORDIAL MY NAME IS IGLOO MY NAME IS CAPTIVATE MY NAME IS CONTAMINATE THE RICH AND CLOCK THE PROFITS FOR THE CAPTAIN'S SAKE MY NAME IS VAGABOND MY NAME IS ANGEL MY NAME IS CENTURY MY NAME IS HUNTER MY NAME IS SUNBURST MY NAME IS WILDFIRE MY NAME IS SCRUTINIZE MY NAME IS BASIC MY NAME IS CONSEQUENCE MY NAME IS CIGARETTES MY NAME IS CYNICAL MY NAME IS TOLERANCE MY NAME IS HALLUCINOGEN MY NAME IS WATERFALL MY NAME IS RUNAWAY MY NAME IS ALARM CLOCK MY NAME IS...

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Name He Gave Quote: YOU ABOUT READY? GOOD MORNING MY SWEET VISION OF MORBID DISORDER AND GOOD EVENING WONDERFUL RIDDANCE AND SUCH MAYBE TODAY I'LL TOUCH THE BURGUNDY HALO TRIMMING THE TUNNELS AND OF IN WITH TENANTS SPANGLED CROSS A MORE TANGIBLE PREMISE ?? IT NEEDS SPLINTERS ALL UP IN DAY-TRIPPER VISUALS TAKE IT EASY MAN, FUCK IT I'LL TAKE IT ANY WAY I CAN MY PALMS ARE GENEROUS WHEN I WITNESS FURY SCURRY PAST MY WINDOW MODEL CITY IN A BOTTLE PLUGGED HOSTILE ITS BLISS KISSIN POLLUTIN AND A BILLION SUCKERS PUCKER IN A BIND MAYBE THE SUNKEN SHIP IS THE TREASURE NO, BUT THEY INSIST IT MAN I TRY TO SPIN ME DIZZY SPONGIN UP TO GIVING DUNGEONS FUNCTIONS AS OPPOSED TO ART HISTORIANS ABSORBED INSIDE ASSUMPTIONS EVERYBODY POP YOUR KNUCKLES WHEN THE STYLE DIVORCES VERTICAL MARVELING AT THE SPITE WITH WHICH IT CURDLED OUTSIDE MY TENEMENT GROWS A LITTLE WARMTH FROM OUT THE MUGS OF MASONS WASTED LAYING BRICKS FOR DAYS TO LATER FIND THEY OWNED THE LOT ADJACENT MARK THE BLASPHEMY ELEMENTS OF ELOGANCE AND SAVAGERY MURDER THE GOSSIP, FUCK IT RUN OFF HAPPILY THE BROKEN SPOKE CYCLERS CHOKIN OPEN DOCTORS THEY AS BORN FETUS IN A MATCHBOX CONVENIENTLY PADLOCKED TO THE HAMMER BASE NOW THESE IMPURITIES EMBEDDED IN FIVE ILLITERATES TEXTILES SHEDDED IN THE HELL TALE TO MOTIVATE BLIND SUSPENDED LEVERAGE NOW I'M DROWNING IN A POOL OF WHY ARE YOU HERE SABOTAGE WITH MY BEATS THE BURDEN PERTAINANCE OF IF I DIE THIS YEAR MY NAME IS DRYSPELL MY NAME IS PILLAR MY NAME'S ALLEGIANCE MY NAME IS FLAGRANT MY NAME'S A THOUSAND STEPS FROM PATIENCE BUT I'M SICK AND TIRED OF WAITING MY NAME'S POLARIS MY NAME IS CANVAS MY NAME IS LOWLIFE MY NAME'S INTENTION MY NAME IS EVERY IMPERFECTION THAT PLAYS A PART IN MY DESCENSION MY NAME IS CARNIVAL MY NAME IS POSTURE MY NAME IS POLARIZED MY NAME IS EVIDENCE MY NAME IS DELICATE APPROACH FROM SYMETTRICATING MY FELLOWSHIP MY NAME'S POSSESSIVE MY NAME IS CORDIAL MY NAME IS IGLOO MY NAME IS CAPTIVATE MY NAME IS CONTAMINATE THE RICH AND CLOCK THE PROFITS FOR THE CAPTAIN'S SAKE
YOU ABOUT READY? GOOD MORNING MY SWEET VISION OF MORBID DISORDER AND GOOD EVENING WONDERFUL RIDDANCE AND SUCH MAYBE TODAY I'LL TOUCH THE BURGUNDY HALO TRIMMING THE TUNNELS AND OF IN WITH TENANTS SPANGLED CROSS A MORE TANGIBLE PREMISE ?? IT NEEDS SPLINTERS ALL UP IN DAY-TRIPPER VISUALS TAKE IT EASY MAN, FUCK IT I'LL TAKE IT ANY WAY I CAN MY PALMS ARE GENEROUS WHEN I WITNESS FURY SCURRY PAST MY WINDOW MODEL CITY IN A BOTTLE PLUGGED HOSTILE ITS BLISS KISSIN POLLUTIN AND A BILLION SUCKERS PUCKER IN A BIND MAYBE THE SUNKEN SHIP IS THE TREASURE NO, BUT THEY INSIST IT MAN I TRY TO SPIN ME DIZZY SPONGIN UP TO GIVING DUNGEONS FUNCTIONS AS OPPOSED TO ART HISTORIANS ABSORBED INSIDE ASSUMPTIONS EVERYBODY POP YOUR KNUCKLES WHEN THE STYLE DIVORCES VERTICAL MARVELING AT THE SPITE WITH WHICH IT CURDLED OUTSIDE MY TENEMENT GROWS A LITTLE WARMTH FROM OUT THE MUGS OF MASONS WASTED LAYING BRICKS FOR DAYS TO LATER FIND THEY OWNED THE LOT ADJACENT MARK THE BLASPHEMY ELEMENTS OF ELOGANCE AND SAVAGERY MURDER THE GOSSIP, FUCK IT RUN OFF HAPPILY THE BROKEN SPOKE CYCLERS CHOKIN OPEN DOCTORS THEY AS BORN FETUS IN A MATCHBOX CONVENIENTLY PADLOCKED TO THE HAMMER BASE NOW THESE IMPURITIES EMBEDDED IN FIVE ILLITERATES TEXTILES SHEDDED IN THE HELL TALE TO MOTIVATE BLIND SUSPENDED LEVERAGE NOW I'M DROWNING IN A POOL OF WHY ARE YOU HERE SABOTAGE WITH MY BEATS THE BURDEN PERTAINANCE OF IF I DIE THIS YEAR MY NAME IS DRYSPELL MY NAME IS PILLAR MY NAME'S ALLEGIANCE MY NAME IS FLAGRANT MY NAME'S A THOUSAND STEPS FROM PATIENCE BUT I'M SICK AND TIRED OF WAITING MY NAME'S POLARIS MY NAME IS CANVAS MY NAME IS LOWLIFE MY NAME'S INTENTION MY NAME IS EVERY IMPERFECTION THAT PLAYS A PART IN MY DESCENSION MY NAME IS CARNIVAL MY NAME IS POSTURE MY NAME IS POLARIZED MY NAME IS EVIDENCE MY NAME IS DELICATE APPROACH FROM SYMETTRICATING MY FELLOWSHIP MY NAME'S POSSESSIVE MY NAME IS CORDIAL MY NAME IS IGLOO MY NAME IS CAPTIVATE MY NAME IS CONTAMINATE THE RICH AND CLOCK THE PROFITS FOR THE CAPTAIN'S SAKE

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Name He Gave Quote: I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS NOW ITS 1997 AND IT SEEMS LIKE TIMES GONE BY SO FAST AS I THINK OF THE PAST TEARS RUN DOWN MY EYES AND I START TO LAUGH I'M THINKING ABOUT THE THINGS I DID AS A KID WITH NO WORRIES JUST ONE BIG FAMILY CHILLING IN FRISCO LIVING ON MADRID MOMS WAS A HARD WORKER AND POPS WAS A PREACHER MAN AND I GIVE HIM PROPS CUZ HE TRIED TO RAISE ME THE BEST TWO PARENTS CAN WORKING NINE TO FIVE TO KEEP ME IN A PRIVATE SCHOOL WHILE I WAS DISRESPECTING MY TEACHERS ACTING LIKE A FOOL I FLUNKED THE FIRST AND FIFTH GRADE AND I WONDER HOW I FLUNKED THE FIRST TIME THAT THEY SEE MY REPORT CARD FULL OF BAD GRADES GETTING SUSPENDED EVERYDAY AND LETTERS FROM MY TEACHERS THE CHURCH KEEP POINTING THEY FINGERS SENDING ME TO SOME OTHER PREACHER MY TEACHERS TOLD ME I WAS NEVER GOIN TO AMOUNT TO NOTHIN THINKING AS I GET OLDER I BE ROBBING AND PIMPING THUGGING AND HUSTLING LIVING THAT PLAYA LIFE BUT I PROVED EVERYBODY WRONG SO TO THOSE WHO DOUBTED ME IS TO WHOM I DEDICATE THIS SONG I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS REMEMBER THE DAYS I USED TO SEE MY SISTER HOOKED ON DRUGS GANG BANGIN TOSSIN THE FORTIES NOBODY BUT THE THUGS I USED TO CRY TO SEE MY SISTER IN THAT STATE OF MIND BUT KEEP YOUR HEAD UP JACKIE GOD SAID IT GONNA BE ALRIGHT HOPEFULLY IN 98 STEVEN GONNA BE BACK AT HOME HAD OLD SAN QUENTIN BUT IF NOT YOU STILL GOT ME, T-BONE HALF OF OUR HOMIES LOCKED UP IN PENITENTIARIES AND SOME IN CEMETERIES ALL I GOT IS MEMORIES OF WHEN WE'D KICK IT AT THE SCHOOLYARD WITH PLAIN OLD TIMS LOCS AND KHAKIS TRYIN TO SHOW THE WORLD WE WAS RAW THEN IN NOVEMBER 26 OF 1985 MY NINA PASSED AWAY BUT YO I KNOW SHE STILL ALIVE UP THERE IN HEAVEN WITH THE LORD GOD BLESS US ALL SEEMS AS YOU'RE OLDER LIFE CAN REALLY START TO TAKE ITS TOLL I MISS MY FRIENDS THAT DIDN'T MAKE IT TO SEE YESTERDAY POUR OUT MY HEART AND NOT LIQUOR FOR THOSE THAT PASSED AWAY I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS I STILL REMEMBER WHEN WE CAME HOME FROM SAN JOSE TO FIND OUR HOME IN ASHES BURNED DOWN TO A CHARCOAL GREY WE LOST EVERYTHING WE OWNED AND NOW WE IN A ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT WITH NO HEATER SO WE FREEZING COLD TRUSTED IN GOD THOUGH AND KNEW THAT HE WAS THERE FOR US WHETHER IT'S SAFE AND SOUND OR TIMES ARE HARD AND DANGEROUS LIKE TWO YEARS LATER WHEN IT HAPPENED ALL OVER AGAIN MY POPS WAS RUNNING WITH A CASH REGISTER IN HIS HANDS TRYIN TO SURVIVE THE FLAMES FROM THE BUSINESS THAT THEY HAD BUILT MY MOTHER CRIED AND HUGGED ME AS SHE WRAPPED ME IN A QUILT I'M TELLING YOU IT AINT EASY WHEN GOD CALLS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY TO BE IN THE STREET MINISTRY I HAD HOPES AND DREAMS TO ONE DAY HAVE A RAP CAREER ITS 1997 I CANT BELIEVE I'M FINALLY HERE NOW I BE BUYIN ??? AND DIAMONDS AND THANK THE LORD HE BLESSED ME WITH THE GIFT OF STREET RHYMIN I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS
I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS NOW ITS 1997 AND IT SEEMS LIKE TIMES GONE BY SO FAST AS I THINK OF THE PAST TEARS RUN DOWN MY EYES AND I START TO LAUGH I'M THINKING ABOUT THE THINGS I DID AS A KID WITH NO WORRIES JUST ONE BIG FAMILY CHILLING IN FRISCO LIVING ON MADRID MOMS WAS A HARD WORKER AND POPS WAS A PREACHER MAN AND I GIVE HIM PROPS CUZ HE TRIED TO RAISE ME THE BEST TWO PARENTS CAN WORKING NINE TO FIVE TO KEEP ME IN A PRIVATE SCHOOL WHILE I WAS DISRESPECTING MY TEACHERS ACTING LIKE A FOOL I FLUNKED THE FIRST AND FIFTH GRADE AND I WONDER HOW I FLUNKED THE FIRST TIME THAT THEY SEE MY REPORT CARD FULL OF BAD GRADES GETTING SUSPENDED EVERYDAY AND LETTERS FROM MY TEACHERS THE CHURCH KEEP POINTING THEY FINGERS SENDING ME TO SOME OTHER PREACHER MY TEACHERS TOLD ME I WAS NEVER GOIN TO AMOUNT TO NOTHIN THINKING AS I GET OLDER I BE ROBBING AND PIMPING THUGGING AND HUSTLING LIVING THAT PLAYA LIFE BUT I PROVED EVERYBODY WRONG SO TO THOSE WHO DOUBTED ME IS TO WHOM I DEDICATE THIS SONG I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS REMEMBER THE DAYS I USED TO SEE MY SISTER HOOKED ON DRUGS GANG BANGIN TOSSIN THE FORTIES NOBODY BUT THE THUGS I USED TO CRY TO SEE MY SISTER IN THAT STATE OF MIND BUT KEEP YOUR HEAD UP JACKIE GOD SAID IT GONNA BE ALRIGHT HOPEFULLY IN 98 STEVEN GONNA BE BACK AT HOME HAD OLD SAN QUENTIN BUT IF NOT YOU STILL GOT ME, T-BONE HALF OF OUR HOMIES LOCKED UP IN PENITENTIARIES AND SOME IN CEMETERIES ALL I GOT IS MEMORIES OF WHEN WE'D KICK IT AT THE SCHOOLYARD WITH PLAIN OLD TIMS LOCS AND KHAKIS TRYIN TO SHOW THE WORLD WE WAS RAW THEN IN NOVEMBER 26 OF 1985 MY NINA PASSED AWAY BUT YO I KNOW SHE STILL ALIVE UP THERE IN HEAVEN WITH THE LORD GOD BLESS US ALL SEEMS AS YOU'RE OLDER LIFE CAN REALLY START TO TAKE ITS TOLL I MISS MY FRIENDS THAT DIDN'T MAKE IT TO SEE YESTERDAY POUR OUT MY HEART AND NOT LIQUOR FOR THOSE THAT PASSED AWAY I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS I STILL REMEMBER WHEN WE CAME HOME FROM SAN JOSE TO FIND OUR HOME IN ASHES BURNED DOWN TO A CHARCOAL GREY WE LOST EVERYTHING WE OWNED AND NOW WE IN A ONE BEDROOM APARTMENT WITH NO HEATER SO WE FREEZING COLD TRUSTED IN GOD THOUGH AND KNEW THAT HE WAS THERE FOR US WHETHER IT'S SAFE AND SOUND OR TIMES ARE HARD AND DANGEROUS LIKE TWO YEARS LATER WHEN IT HAPPENED ALL OVER AGAIN MY POPS WAS RUNNING WITH A CASH REGISTER IN HIS HANDS TRYIN TO SURVIVE THE FLAMES FROM THE BUSINESS THAT THEY HAD BUILT MY MOTHER CRIED AND HUGGED ME AS SHE WRAPPED ME IN A QUILT I'M TELLING YOU IT AINT EASY WHEN GOD CALLS YOU AND YOUR FAMILY TO BE IN THE STREET MINISTRY I HAD HOPES AND DREAMS TO ONE DAY HAVE A RAP CAREER ITS 1997 I CANT BELIEVE I'M FINALLY HERE NOW I BE BUYIN ??? AND DIAMONDS AND THANK THE LORD HE BLESSED ME WITH THE GIFT OF STREET RHYMIN I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS I REMEMBER GROWIN UP AND ALL THE THINGS WE WENT THROUGH I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS WHEN NO ONE CARED YOU WERE THERE GAVE ME HOPE AND YOU ANSWERED MY PRAYERS I REMEMBER ALL THE STRUGGLES AND PAINS

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