Socrates proceeds:--Suppose the Laws of Athens to come and remonstrate with him: they will ask 'Why does he seek to overturn them?' and if he replies, they have injured him,' will not the Laws answer, 'Yes, but was that the agreement
? Has he any objection to make to them which would justify him in overturning them?
And I trust that both 'His Excellency' and 'Her Excellency' will observe the Agreement
I have drawn up.
Astor had ratified the agreement
, as above stated, war broke out between the United States and Great Britain.
"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.
Within five months from the signing of the agreement, there had to be a reorganization; and the American Bell Telephone Company was created, with six million dollars capital.
But, as may be imagined, when the news of the Western Union agreement became known, the story of the telephone became a fairy tale of success.
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.
"And what assurance have I that you will live up to your end of the agreement? I have little reason to trust two such scoundrels as you and Rokoff, you know."
"You have no assurance that we will live up to our agreement other than my word, but you have before you the assurance that we can make short work of you if you do not write out the cheque we demand.
Vasili Andreevich might perhaps have got it down to his own price, for the woods were in his district and he had a long-standing agreement with the other village dealers that no one should run up the price in another's district, but he had now learnt that some timber-dealers from town meant to bid for the Goryachkin grove, and he resolved to go at once and get the matter settled.
'What agreement did we ever draw up with you?' said Vasili Andreevich to Nikita.
We'll draw up an agreement right now--that is, with your permission, and I know you won't refuse it."
Under an agreement you would be credited with a manager's salary, and I with a captain's.
Moreover, the United States government will argue that these are not international treaties or agreements
within the meaning of United States constitutional law.
According to an analysis of data from the WTO, the EU 28 countries are 6 by some margin 6 the countries with the most trade agreements
in the world.