"You both know how agreements are recorded," Jetr said, holding out his arm with the armband.
If he had believed in prenuptial agreements, he might have thought her attitude was a good idea.
Prenuptial agreements are created for people who approach a marriage with the preconceived idea that it may not succeed.
In theory these agreements may result from the spontaneous and pacific initiative of the contracting parties, but in reality their object has almost always been to terminate more or less acute conflicts and remedy more or less disturbed situations.
The western boundary was settled by Anglo-German agreements of 1890 and 1899; it leaves the coast west of the town of Lome and proceeds in a zigzag line to where the Deine river joins the Volta; thence follows the Volta to its junction with the Daka and then the Daka up to the point where 9° N.