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Spike, real name Terence Alan Milligan. 1918–2002, Irish radio, stage, and film comedian and author, born in India. He appeared in The Goon Show (with Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe; BBC Radio, 1952–60) and his films include Postman's Knock (1962), Adolf Hitler, My Part in his Downfall (1972), The Three Musketeers (1974), The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977), and Yellowbeard (1982). He was awarded an honorary knighthood in 2000
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  • You report to milligan at the yards at eight sharp on the fifteenth.

  • I put you under milligan to get a view of you through his eyes.

  • We reached the hotel where Mrs. milligan was staying, before my story was ended.

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  • Why didn't he want me to be present when he spoke to Mrs. milligan?

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  • Mrs. milligan replied for me, telling Arthur that I had to do as I was told.

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  • "Signor Vitalis would not consent to let us have you," said Mrs. milligan in a voice so sad.

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  • Ah, Remi, boy, I did wrong to take you away from Mrs. milligan.

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  • I told him that I had, after I had politely spoken to Mrs. milligan.

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  • Mrs. milligan had placed her son in the shade and had taken a seat beside him.

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