By the ounce, dough accumulates like snow
He has so much money he counts it by weight (as if it were coke aka “snow”)
His money adds up (like snow) with each ounce of Coke (also like snow) that he sells
People often watch snow fall, just as Jay-Z is, but he’s more interested in how it accumulates over time. This, ladies and gentlemen, is what’s known as a maverick tendency. Don’t be part of the pack (unless it’s this one).
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