April 1 Will Never Be the Same

You’ve heard about a bad hair day.
Well, this is about a bad April Fool’s Day.
It is the day he died twenty-six years ago.
And as I sit playing Solitaire, he sits next to me.
That’s not an April Fool’s joke —
My playing Solitaire and him sitting there.

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