And they flock to bars, offering to buy rounds for sailors on shore leave.
Finish this one way or the other, and let us get some of the benefits of our shore leave.
No shore leave, you see, and nobody from shore permitted on board her.
She went to sea without the boys having had an hour of shore leave; but they did not mind that.
The men who did get shore leave made for post card shops first.
He had been in Washington once before, years ago, when he was first mate of a ship and had a few weeks' shore leave.
"I should have thought you would have forbidden him shore leave," commented Harry.
"The last four men on the list report that they would like shore leave, but are out of funds, sir," hesitated Lieutenant Fernald.
"A pocket full of dollars and shore leave," whispered another.
"Overstaying their shore leave four hours, sir," was the rejoinder.