April Fools joke.
No wool was pulled over my eyes.
No sugar in the salt shaker.
Or switched up shampoo bottles.
Or tricks via the internet.
Or even a sly 'true' text or phone call along the lines of "I broke my foot!" or "I'm sick so I can't come to school today." or "Your shoelaces are untied."
(Which as an elementary school kid, I never really
No such jokes or tricks happened here.
Is that part of growing up?
No more April Fools jokes?
I was never a practical joke type person
(read: I'm a harmonizer & can't handle them: Your shirt is unbuttoned! -wait 1 second- April Fools!),