Below is the poem entitled THE FIRST OF APRIL which was written by poet
MacMillan. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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As someone who has suffered loss, I feel it is best to remove this poem at this time, in consideration for a Souper and her family who have had their hearts broken.
When a child is lost, two things inflict pain more than anything else, one, hearing of another parent losing a child, second, seemily indifferent joy when you are in agony.
Rejoice with those who rejoice;
mourn with those who mourn.