April Fool

 

I fall for wild flowers,

And the gentle, Spring rain.

I love to sit for hours,

Just listening to the refrain.

 

Of birds and bees a plenty,

In the fresh, new air.

While clouds float by in formation,

Sing their songs so fair. 

 

I worship the bright sun,

That peeks between the clouds.

In its warmth I bask,

And throw off Winter's shrouds. 

 

You may hurry in your work,

And rush through every day.

Making sure you’re nobody's fool,

At least, that's what you say.

 

And so, too, I must live my life

With but just one rule:

There is no one I'd rather be,

Than an April fool.

 

Copyright 2000 © Ronald W. Hull

 

4/1/00

 



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