If communism is in large part a refusal to keep accounts, then one could make a case for a less narrative poetics, i.e., not obsessed with its own(ed) accounts?
We too easily forget that "these" 3 bananas do not equal "those" 3 bananas? The abstraction of number doesn't work well with Plato's idea - ideal image of what stands behind appointed objects.
In other words, the particular/concrete doesn't have universal equivalents? Money is inherently abstract.
It is amusing that the etymology of philanthropy is very much the same as the etymology of philanderer. The etymology = Love + (hu)man.
Not sure what money has to do with it? Are these two different aspects or articulations of the economy of excess: one emphasizing accumulation and the other emphasizing expenditure?
The antidote to the patriarchy packed into these two ugly terms may be 'polyandry'?
If I could tell a joke it would start: these three bananas walked into a bar...
Reading and Repetition
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