i live in the Hollywood Hills. Ns drive a Porsche Cayman S. That white. I have toned the shit down. Now I undertake the same pair that Chucks, low tops, every day. However I to be a Jordan freak and also the pair of shoes I desired to do in for countless years were the Jordan 4s. I donated many of my ignorant shoe collection now.

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I assumed that getting all these points that ns was told would certainly make me happy, would make me happy, and they didn’t, really. Therefore a year ago, after ~ I composed this song, i bought a dodge conversion van, which has actually a bed in the back. I obtained rid of every one of it and drove away to the mountains in Utah. Together a challenge, I want to view if I can be happy without the stuff. I did the not because I didn’t have enough, which is why a lot of civilization probably move into their car, yet I walk it due to the fact that I had actually too much. And also I had a an excellent fucking time. For this reason there’s an old Zen proverb. “Before enlightenment, chop wood, bring water. ~ enlightenment, chop wood carry water.”

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That’s amazing, dude.

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Mike’s mainstream development featured lyrics around the shallowness of “baller” life.

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However, currently he feels that too has actually succumbed to that archetype, rather regretfully.

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