He refused it but in the morning called him up and said he had reconsidered his decision.
"If I had not granted it you would have taken it wouldn't you" "Yes sir" he said.
Well we don't want any A.W.L's. here so I grant your leave. If 2 days is not enough wire for 2 more, if that is not enough wire again, and when you think you have had a holiday come back.