And I know we got places to go, we got people to see
Think we both oughta put 'em on hold and I know you agree

from Arctic Monkeys – Stop the World I Wanna Get Off With You Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

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He and this girl are two hard working, probably successful people as we see in the first verse. Also in the first verse he remarks saying he dislikes everyone in the room except for her, meaning finding a quality woman is a rare thing for him.

Alex is tired of dealing with basic women so when he meets a woman of merit he will stop everything to, at the very least, see what she’s about.

In this line he is trying to appeal to her feelings on the subject. He knows how rare decent people are and that he’s one of them. He’s saying “if I don’t deserve a shot, who does?”

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