The words are taken from Doo Wop (That Thing) by Lauryn Hill from her The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill album from 1998. Ms. Hill has won numerous music awards over the years and rightly so.
The song has a clear message for games that too many play regarding sex. Yes, we’ve all heard it before and too many of us continue to play that game. You lie to yourself or you allow others to lie to you. Unprotected sex is a terrible mistake. Stop fooling around. Oh, it feels so good but what happens if you end up with an STD?
According from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention site, 15-24 year olds account for half of new STD infections. Stick with one partner. Yes, age matters. Be careful because it’s your life.