But Gray could never forget that he had seemed to be, for a time, so close to the golden prize; and seven years after he had been set aside by the Western Union agreement
, he reappeared with claims that had grown larger and more definite.
Astor had ratified the agreement
, as above stated, war broke out between the United States and Great Britain.
Bryce had died abroad--an unsatisfactory affair--and as there seemed little guarantee that the rent would be paid regularly, he cancelled the agreement, and resumed possession himself.
No sooner did I sign the agreement than she got engaged.
Before Sarah left him she had him willingly committed to an agreement
There were only two things needed: France to consider her own big interests and to ignore an entente from which she gains nothing that was not assured to her under the new agreement
, and the money.
Well, in that, at least, you're in agreement with Spencer, whom you dislike so much.
Well, then, I'm very glad--or the contrary, very sorry, that I'm in agreement with Spencer; only I've known it a long while.
I told her I did not question but, if I could be hypocrite enough to feign more affection to him than I really had, I should succeed in all my design, and we might part by consent, and with a good agreement, for I might live him well enough for a brother, though I could not for a husband.
One evening, as we were sitting and talking very friendly together under a little awning, which served as an arbour at the entrance from our house into the garden, he was in a very pleasant, agreeable humour, and said abundance of kind things to me relating to the pleasure of our present good agreement, and the disorders of our past breach, and what a satisfaction it was to him that we had room to hope we should never have any more of it.
I fetched a deep sigh, and told him there was nobody in the world could be more delighted than I was in the good agreement we had always kept up, or more afflicted with the breach of it, and should be so still; but I was sorry to tell him that there was an unhappy circumstance in our case, which lay too close to my heart, and which I knew not how to break to him, that rendered my part of it very miserable, and took from me all the comfort of the rest.
And I know also, sir, what the Spaniard governor has told you, I mean of the agreement
that he obliged them to make when they took those women, viz.
Standard AIA agreements
are drafted from the perspective of the architect or contractor.
The pledge agreements
obligated the taxpayer to enter into share-lending agreements
with the counterparty with respect to the pledged stock.
Some CPA firms are being pressured by governmental clients to execute agreements
or contracts in lieu of traditional CPA engagement letters.