It is now broad daylight, and high time for a man on sick-leave to be in bed.
He is to have sick-leave whenever the Endymion returns to Portsmouth.
They had been hoping all the while for a pension, but in their service book was written "on sick-leave."
His indolences of the sick-leave period were now sloughed from him.
“It does not appear to me that you are at all in need of sick-leave,” said Mrs. de Tracy suspiciously.
It was commanded by a major who, having contracted a chill, was absent on sick-leave.
Soon after, Gen. Stoneman applied for and obtained a sick-leave; and I requested that it might be indefinitely extended to him.
I think he will make a splendid officer; he has had fever lately, and we rather expect he is coming home on sick-leave.
He had resided for several years in Charleston on sick-leave, on full pay.
The two former were enjoying their month of service on shore, the latter was on sick-leave, but convalescent.