People and provinces must not be bartered about from sovereign to sovereign as if they were chattels, or pawns in a game. Self-determination is not a mere phrase. It is an imperative principle, which statesmen will henceforth ignore at their peril.
I would have bartered a diamond mine for a glass of pure spring water!jules verne
With all his learning and all his lore; And the Judge would have bartered Maud's fair face For more refinement and social...