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Take your medication, Roman
Take a short vacation, Roman
You'll be okay
You need to know your station, Roman
Some alterations on your clothes and your brain
Take a little break, little break
From your silencing
There is so much you can take, you can take
I know how bad you need a Roman holiday (Roman holiday)
A Roman holiday

You done, you tight?
You suck at life?
You don't want a round three?
Worship the queen and you might could pass
Keep it real, these chicks couldn't wipe my huh
Anyway, stylist, forget the Barbie
I am the ultimate Svengali
These chickens can't even spell that
You, you hoes buggin'
Repel that
Let me tell you this, sister
I am, I am colder than a blister
Cause my flow's the sickest
And I'm a lunatic
And this can't be cured with no Elixir
Cuz y'all know who da, who da, I do
I done put the pressure to every thug I knew
Quack quack to a duck and a chicken too
And put the hyena in a weekend zoo

Take your medication, Roman
Take a short vacation, Roman
You'll be okay
You need to know your station, Roman
Some alterations on your clothes and your brain
Take a little break, little break
From your silencing

There is so much you can take, you can take
I know how bad you need a Roman holiday (Roman holiday)
A Roman holiday

Witch, twitch, bitch!
Godmother's right, this is World War 6
This right here is gonna make a chick die
And this right here is gonna make a chick cry
And this right here is an undersigned shock
And this what I do when a chick breaks flock
I'mma put her in a dungeon under, under
All the girls ain't eating
They dieing of hunger
Mother I need, who is this ohh
And yes maybe this a type of tourettes
Get my wigs someone go and get my beret

Take your medication, Roman
Take a short vacation, Roman
You'll be okay
You need to know your station, Roman
Some alterations on your clothes and your brain
Take a little break, little break
From your silencing
There is so much you can take, you can take
I know how bad you need a Roman holiday (Roman holiday)
A Roman holiday

Talking bout me, you talking about me?
I dare a mother, he talking about me
They must be smokin' a couple of OC
They want the outline, I give them a goatee
Gah, mother, they talking about me?
I dare a mother, they talking about me
They must be smokin a couple of OC
They want the outline I give them a goatee
Mother, forgive me



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    UnregisteredJul 11, 2012 at 12:54 pm
    Nicki inspires me. She is not annoying. Let her me who she wants. I love her just the way she is. Because i am queen d and imma be coming at you haters.
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    UnregisteredJun 2, 2012 at 4:52 pm
    Well roman holiday stands for destruction / disturbance... I think the meaning of the song is that roman (nicky) is being disturbed or taken over.

    Svengali means to persuade another, or control ones mind. The chorus reflects this in depth. Roman is being persuaded by his mother. Nicky doesn't exist in this song. Her body has been taken over by roman, and they or ‘mother’ is using her image to persuade us (purpose of this song or any other song out there) to give into evil.

    The song reflects what nicky goes thru in real life - in real life nicky represents herself in numerous ways; this is showing that nicky is not only possessed by roman but other alter personalities e.g. Barbie. For every personality, it is controlled by a 'handler' or the role of ‘mother’ as reflected in the song. The correct term is ‘handler’, every celeb has one. They are to keep this a secret or be silent. Nicky is advised to accept this fact and take a break from her silence. This means to give in, allow her-self to be controlled (this is influencing us to do the same – as a nicky fan).

    The imagery is very demonic, representing satan. As you know one of satan’s traits is persuasion (key song title). In the bible, the serpent persuades eve to eat the apple, thus creating sin.

    Most singers/ rappers tell us hidden messages in their lyrics as they are forbidden to tell us otherwise. This is why, some lyrics don’t make sense.

    At first glance, most of the lyrics in this song don’t make sense e.g. ‘they want an outline, i’ll give them a goatee’. I didn’t quite get this line but after some thought, i think i get it.

    A goatee, obviously refers to a style of facial hair right? But why is nikki saying this?

    The answer is (satan). A goatee dates back to ancient roman times; this was worn by pan which stands for god or god of rustic music. Music is considered to be evil, as it represents the devils work.

    This line can be a reply to so many viewers who think nicky worships the devil (most artists do reply back in lyrics). The last few lines are suggesting that she is being mocked /or talked about, so to retaliate back she will use the satan’s power as a means for threatening. In the end she says ‘mother please forgive me’ she can be saying sorry to her god (satan) for exposing him.

    Ps
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    UnregisteredJun 2, 2012 at 4:52 pm
    Well roman holiday stands for destruction / disturbance... I think the meaning of the song is that roman (nicky) is being disturbed or taken over.

    Svengali means to persuade another, or control ones mind. The chorus reflects this in depth. Roman is being persuaded by his mother. Nicky doesn't exist in this song. Her body has been taken over by roman, and they or ‘mother’ is using her image to persuade us (purpose of this song or any other song out there) to give into evil.

    The song reflects what nicky goes thru in real life - in real life nicky represents herself in numerous ways; this is showing that nicky is not only possessed by roman but other alter personalities e.g. Barbie. For every personality, it is controlled by a 'handler' or the role of ‘mother’ as reflected in the song. The correct term is ‘handler’, every celeb has one. They are to keep this a secret or be silent. Nicky is advised to accept this fact and take a break from her silence. This means to give in, allow her-self to be controlled (this is influencing us to do the same – as a nicky fan).

    The imagery is very demonic, representing satan. As you know one of satan’s traits is persuasion (key song title). In the bible, the serpent persuades eve to eat the apple, thus creating sin.

    Most singers/ rappers tell us hidden messages in their lyrics as they are forbidden to tell us otherwise. This is why, some lyrics don’t make sense.

    At first glance, most of the lyrics in this song don’t make sense e.g. ‘they want an outline, i’ll give them a goatee’. I didn’t quite get this line but after some thought, i think i get it.

    A goatee, obviously refers to a style of facial hair right? But why is nikki saying this?

    The answer is (satan). A goatee dates back to ancient roman times; this was worn by pan which stands for god or god of rustic music. Music is considered to be evil, as it represents the devils work.

    This line can be a reply to so many viewers who think nicky worships the devil (most artists do reply back in lyrics). The last few lines are suggesting that she is being mocked /or talked about, so to retaliate back she will use the satan’s power as a means for threatening. In the end she says ‘mother please forgive me’ she can be saying sorry to her god (satan) for exposing him.

    Ps
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    UnregisteredApr 24, 2012 at 5:47 am
    This is about roman zolanski one of nicki minaj's alter egos who is homsexual and his mother is having an exorcism preformed on him so the homosexual 'demon' will leave.
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    UnregisteredApr 10, 2012 at 8:03 am
    The song is based on the relationship between roman zolanski, one of minaj's alter egos, and his mother, martha. The song begins with the chorus where martha is telling roman to go on a vacation for him to feel happy again. Roman then replies that he doesn't want to and he wants his mother to leave him alone.

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