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Have you ever pulled an April Fool's prank or had one pulled on you?

Apr 01, 2014
"A couple kids switched their name tags at school today." — Susan Beebe, Rockland.

The Courier-Gazette staff asked "Have you ever pulled an April Fool's prank or had one pulled on you?"

"One time my wife wrote down the winning Megabucks numbers to match my ticket she had found. I was very excited for a while." — Bob Salo, Owls Head.
"I've been a good girl on that one." — Pam Clark, Rockland.
"Never." — Erik Hardin, Thomaston.
"My little brother put Saran wrap over my shampoo bottle and my father put clear tape over the faucet sprayer." — Jessica Prescott, Waldoboro.
Comments (1)
Posted by: RUTH ROWLING MAXFIELD | Apr 02, 2014 23:50

Our wedding date had to be stepped up because he had to deploy earlier than expected.  April 1st was the only availabe date for officiant, place, etc.  Kept waiting for my finacee to, instead of saying "I do" to instead say "April Fools" in jest.  I would have died had he done so! All's well that end's well?  We've been at it a very long time!!  <smiley face>

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Beth rejoined Courier Publications' news staff in February 2013. She previously worked at The Courier-Gazette from 1981 to 1990.

Her coverage area includes Warren, Union, Friendship, Waldoboro, Washington and RSU40.

Beth has a passion for photography, and a degree from the University of Maine at Augusta, in affiliation with the Maine Photographic Workshop in Rockport.

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