Unformatted text preview: moon I got the whole world at my feet.” Here he uses the symbolism that he is actually on a cloud flying to represent how “high” he feels when he is smoking. When Lil Wayne says, “I can mingle with the stars & throw a party on Mars I am a prisoner locked up behind xanax bars” he uses symbolism to make him represent a prisoner locked up as a xanex addict. Although this song is supposed to celebrate his drug use, he symbolizes his life in general in several ways. The ups and downs of his highs represent the ups and downs in his life and while he is a very successful person he is addicted to it and when he doesn’t have that he feels like dying as said in his song. I feel that this song is very good not just because of its musical appeal but also because of the controversy it sparks and the symbolisms that it produces....
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This note was uploaded on 05/17/2008 for the course WRITING 102 taught by Professor Mckinnis during the Fall '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.
- Fall '08