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The First of April, some do say, Is set apart for All Fools' Day, But why the people call it so, Nor I nor they themselves do know.

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Source Notes: Poor Robin's Almanac, quoted in A. R. Wright, British Calendar Customs: England, vol. 2 (1938).

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