1. Military. a vacation or leave of absence granted to an enlisted person.
2. a usually temporary lay-off from work.
3. a temporary leave of absence authorized for a prisoner from a prison.
–verb (used with object)
4. to grant a furlough to.
5. to lay (an employee or worker) off from work, usually temporarily.
She took a furlough from sanity
Escaping to a world of her own
Where giant butterflies devoured her.
The dreamer appears courtesy of George Eastman House
21st August 2019
6 hours ago