Hopped into my car; drove far
Far’s too close and I remember
My memory’s no sharp
Butter knife, what a life, anyway
I’m building y’all a clock, stop
What am I, Hemingway?

from Poetry Genius Editors – 10 Great Literary References in Rap on Rap Genius

Meaning

The verse begins “Since you been gone” but tells a far different tale than the Kelly Clarkson hit. A tale of dark obsession. Of harrowing regret. Of unrelenting…anyway, check it out

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