And I'm not proud of my address
In the torn up town, no post code envy
Calling her hometown in New Zealand a torn-up town is somewhat of a stretch, because she attended one of the richest schools in New Zealand and lives in one of the wealthiest suburbs in Auckland, but a wealthy New Zealand suburb is still far more modest than the metropolises that most big name rappers rep in their lyrics. Because of this, no one envies her post code, mainly because very few people outside of NZ even know about it. This is consistent with Lorde’s belief that New Zealand is pretty much irrelevant in modern society.
This is extremely similar to “Team”:
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