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Old 02-06-2014, 03:00 AM   #649
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Spud Hostage...


Control, chief of the Circus, assigns the code names "Tinker," "Tailor," "Soldier," "Poor Man," and "Beggar Man" to 5 senior intelligence officers at the Circus. He suspects that one of the 5, whose identity is unknown, is a Soviet mole. Control assigns these code names with the intention that, should an agent named Prideaux uncover information about the identity of the mole, Prideaux can relay it back to the Circus using an easy-to-recall codename. The names are derived from the English children's rhyme "Tinker, Tailor":

Tinker, Tailor,
Soldier, Sailor,
Rich Man, Poor Man,
Beggar Man, Thief.

The code name "Sailor" is not used as it sounds too much like "Tailor" and Control drops "Rich Man," resulting in Toby Esterhase being code-named "Poor Man." George
Smiley is "Beggar Man"...

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