The Young Forever Songfacts says. The song was co-written by songwriter Kelly Sheehan, who is signed to Dr. Luke's production company. Minaj had already chosen the beat so all that was left for Sheehan to do was provide the lyrics and melodies. "I just started doing melodies on the hook and coming up with some general ideas," she told MTV News. "We played it for Nicki and she loved it. Then me and Nicki ended up…
I used to think that we'd run away
One lovely, pretty summer day
I remember when you would say
\"You 'd be ok, come with me\"