Two Infantry Officers were standing at the base of a flagpole, looking up. A woman walked by and asked what they were doing. ‘We’re supposed to find the height of the flagpole’, said one officer, ‘But we don’t have a ladder.’ The woman said, ‘Hand me that wrench out of your toolbox.’ She loosened a few bolts, then laid the pole down. She then took measuring tape from their toolbox, took the measurement and announced, ‘Eighteen feet, six inches’ and walked away. The second officer shook his head and laughed and said. ‘We need the height and she gave us the length!’
Both the officers retired as Generals….
(Received in a Whatsapp chat)