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The Major (Character)
from "Soap" (1977)

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  1. "Soap"
        - Episode #4.16 (1981) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson
        - Episode #4.15 (1981) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson
        - Episode #4.13 (1981) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson
        - Episode #4.10 (1981) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson
        - Episode #4.9 (1981) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson
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  1. "Soap"
        - Episode #3.0 (1979) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson
        - The Best of Soap: Who Killed Peter? (1978) TV episode, Played by Arthur Peterson

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From "Soap: Episode #3.1" (1979)
[the Tates are discussing how to rescue Billy from a cult when a suddenly lucid Major demands the floor]
The Major: Now I know sometimes you don't like to listen to me and sometimes, I can understand why, but you must all listen to me now.
Chester: Major...
The Major: Shut up.
[opens a box of medals]
The Major: Now look here: this is the Silver Star, it was presented to me by Gen. Patton. This is a Bronze Star, I earned two of them. And this is the Purple Heart, Harry Truman pinned that on me himself. Now, I know you think I'm a foolish old man and sometimes I am, but that's my grandson in there. I got all these because I was a good soldier, I still am. I can get him out, I can do it! So you all had better listen to this old fool. Because that's our little boy.
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