From the UK ebook version of The Second Fredric Brown Megapack.
They looked at each other and started to laugh, and I remembered. Of
course, Reagan and Michaelina had both been in my botany class, as had
Michaelina’s twin brother, Ichabod. Only, of course, no one ever
called the redheaded twins Michaelina and Ichabod. It was Mike and
Ike, once you knew them. (small joke here, Mike and Ike is a brand of candy).
At the end of the story, we learn that the Administrator sent his resignation, however it was mis-read
I groaned. I didn’t look at her. I said, “Mike, I’m nuts about you. But—just before you came, I sent a two-word radiotype to Earth. It said, ‘I quit.’ So I’ve got to leave Placet on this shuttle of the Ark, and I doubt if I can even get a teaching job, now that I’ve got Earth Center down on me, and—”
My hand shook a little as I read it: REQUEST FOR ADDITIONAL ASSISTANT GRANTED. WHOM DO YOU WANT FOR THE JOB?
I looked up at Reagan again. I said, “You’re trying to tell me I sent an answer to this?”
He looked as dumbfounded as I felt.
“You told me to,” he said.
"What did I tell you to send?”
He stared at me. “Chief, are you feeling all right?