He wasn't pleased with you for missing his farewell this morn.
"And with the morn those angel faces smile, which I have loved long since and lost awhile."
Rule 286 - When Morn leaves, it's all over.
Marshal Marmont, writing in 1839, mentions the capacity of the Egyptians for endurance; and it was tested In 1883, especially in the 2nd Brigade, since its officers (Turks and Egyptians), anxious to excel as drill-masters, worked their men not only from morn till eve, but also by lamplight in the corridors of the barracks.
At early morn I went away With cheerful heart to work the day.