"A peace deal depends on two parties, not one," A'Ran reminded him.
The bride-price varied much, according to the position of the parties, but was in excess of that paid for a slave.
She was, as always at evening parties, wearing a dress such as was then fashionable, cut very low at front and back.
The case, as represented by the offended parties, was that, after seizing the transports, Major Denisov, being drunk, went to the chief quartermaster and without any provocation called him a thief, threatened to strike him, and on being led out had rushed into the office and given two officials a thrashing, and dislocated the arm of one of them.
The bombshell blonde always threw good dinner parties with fun themes; this theme had been Disco Night, complete with lava lamps, disco ball, tacky '70s music that still jammed out the open windows, and costumes for those who chose to wear them.
Two parties had developed with the growth of the Church.
Everyone wins in trade, because goods are reallocated in a way that increases utility to all parties involved.
According to Mr. Cooms everything was accomplished through third parties without him ever knowing our names.
He said in a small town like Ouray, it was an exception when the jury didn't know half the parties in his court.
Even if he wasn't directly involved, it's a small high school and booze parties are probably common knowledge.
The next few days will be nothing but feasts and parties in celebration of our marriage!
Other parties had previously colonized the islands but none had remained permanently.
Since concordats are contracts they give rise to that special mutual obligation which results from every agreement freely entered into; for a contract is binding on both parties to it.
Scotland was divided mainly into two parties, one in favour of alliance with England, and the other with France.
The relations were now very strained between the reforming princes and Maximilian, who, unable to raise an army, refused to attend the meetings of the council at Nuremberg, while both parties treated for peace with France.
During the sedition of the "green" and "blue" parties of the circus (known as the Nika sedition, 532) he did Justinian good service, effectually crushing the rebels who had proclaimed Hypatius emperor.
Already in 1884 a protocol had been signed between the contending parties, by which it was agreed that the frontier should follow the line where " the highest peaks of the Andine ranges divide the watershed."
The prince, after vainly endeavouring to obtain the recall of the generals, restored the constitution with the concurrence of all the Bulgarian political parties (September 18, 1883).
In the war of independence it was repeatedly subjected to pillage and slaughter by both parties in the strife, and did not recover its losses for many years.
He then allotted the reconstruction of wall and gates to different parties of workmen, and his narrative describes the portion of wall upon which each of these was employed.'
Four other parties, besides Howitt's, were sent out that year from different Australian provinces.
From this island, ten years later, parties crossed Bass Strait to Port Phillip, where a new settlement was shortly established, forming till 1851 a part of New South Wales, but now the state of Victoria.
The two features of the Labour party in New South Wales are its detachment from other parties and the control of the caucus.
The party is, however, formed on a broader basis than the state parties, the solidarity pledge extends only to votes upon which the fate of a government depends.
The plaintiff must have resided in the state for at least the year preceding the application, and if the cause accrued in some other state or country before the parties lived together in Vermont and while neither party lived there, the plaintiff must have been a resident at least for two years preceding the action.
In general the toleration enjoyed under Cromwell was probably far larger than at any period since religion became the contending ground of political parties, and certainly greater than under his immediate successors.
Peter began the long strife of the Angevine and Aragonese parties in southern Italy.
As to judgment debts, it is sufficient to say that, when by the judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction an order is made that a sum of money be paid by one of two parties to another, such a debt is not only enforceable by process of court, but it can be sued upon as if it were an ordinary debt.
He never lost an opportunity, whether in the pulpit or on the platform, of pressing on his hearers that the greatest future for Canada lay in unity with the rest of the British Empire; and his broad statesman-like judgment made him an authority which politicians of all parties were glad to consult.
Provided the parties could agree, the Code left them free to contract as a rule.
The real children, if any, were usually consenting parties to an arrangement which cut off their expectations.
Though the communes gained so much by the war of investitures, the division of the country between the popes and emperors parties was no small price to pay for inde- Munlelpendence.
But in Italy, although they were severally identified with the papal and imperial parties, they really served as symbols for jealousies which altered in complexion from time to time and place to place, expressing more than antagonistic political principles, and involving differences vital enough to split the social fabric to its foundation.
Lombardy was, roughly speaking, divided between two parties, the one headed by Pavia professing loyalty to the empire, the other headed by Milan ready to oppose its claims. The municipal animosities of the last quarter of a century gave substance to these factions; yet neither the imperial nor, the anti-imperial party had any real community of interest with Frederick.
This led to the establishment of podests, who represented a compromise between two radically hostile parties in the city, and whose business it was to arbitrate and keep the peace between them.
Gregory initiated the policy of establish ing an equilibrium between the parties, which was carried ou by his successor Nicholas III.
By 1868 both political parties in the House of Commons had committed themselves to the policy of state purchase of the telegraphs.
The judge saw the plea, called the other parties before him and sent for the witnesses.
The parties swore an 'oath, embodied in the document, to observe its stipulations.
Custom or public opinion doubtless secured that the parties would not agree to wrong.
They might not sustain it, but if the parties did not dispute it, they were free to observe it.
Many contracts contain the proviso that in case of future dispute the parties would abide by " the decision of the king."