And here are the lyrics.
I also referred to Pharrell’s “Happy” . . .
. . . and to Puddle of Mudd’s “Control”:
In the episode, I drew on information you can find at the following links.
I also drew on the following texts.
The Danger of Music
Parts and Wholes in Romantic Love
Parts and Wholes in Property
Being With and Being Together
A lot of this discussion is inspired by Heidegger’s description of being human as being with others in Being and Time.
It is even more significantly inspired by Guy Mansini’s article, “Aristotle on Needing Friends,” American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly 72, no. 3 (1998): 405-17. Compare Mansini’s friend, Robert Sokolowski, on “The Phenomenology of Friendship,” The Review of Metaphysics 55 (2002): 451-70.
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