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In the song of "Friends" by Marshmello & Anne-Marie:

Ooh ooh, ooh ooh
Ooh ooh, ooh ooh 

You say you love me, I say you crazy
We're nothing more than friends
You're not my lover, more like a brother
I known you since we were like ten, yeah

Don't mess it up, talking that shit 
Only gonna push me away, that's it
When you say you love me, that make me crazy
Here we go again

it says: "Don't mess it up".

What does it mean?

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  • You should provide a modest amount of context, but generally that expression means that you should not create chaos or disorganization. Googling that song it appears to be saying that one should not "mess up" a good friendship by attempting to turn it into a romance.
    – Hot Licks
    Dec 10 '18 at 1:32
  • How about this: "talking that shit" Dec 11 '18 at 0:43
  • "Talking shit" should be explained several places on the Interweb. Try the Urban Dictionary.
    – Hot Licks
    Dec 11 '18 at 1:33
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From the idiom make a mess (out) of (something)

To handle something in a way that causes it to be disordered, damaged, or ruined.

From your example

"Don't mess it up"

it could read

"Don't ruin it."

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  • How about this: "talking that shit" Dec 11 '18 at 0:43

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