Every April as millions of people assemble their receipts and trudge wearily to their accountants, we all wonder why this annual parade takes place.
Just for fun I looked into the history of accounting. It’s troubling. Man has been counting stuff and keeping track of stuff since we began as a civilized species. I’m talking 7000+ years. In museums are ancient tablets of clay with tiny marks called cuniform writing. It’s an accounting ledger for the king of Mesopotamia’s grain warehouse. Not poetry or literature, accounting. So never feel bad at tax time. We’ve been doing it for 149 generations and counting.
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