Like what? Pretend that you're a man of scruples and integrity when in fact you are not? Did you expect the state to wink an eye and say that it's alright, and that you deserve it - that your 34 years of service has earned you more than your paycheck and all the perks and benefits of your rank and status - and that you had every right to take it on your own?
Shaffir to Herzog: Opposition failed to show leadership in political battles against PM (Haaretz)
from the article: PM overturns Galant's appointment as IDF chief