A fleet of British ships of war are the best negotiators in Europe.
A mediator is an impartial outsider who tries to aid the negotiators in their quest to find a compromise agreement.howard raiffa
Far from blushing at conduct so contrary to equity , to right, and to national honesty , they boast of their dexterity, and pretend that they deserve the name of great negotiators.
In this surrender if such it may be called the National Government does not even stoop to conquer. It simply lifts itself to the height of its original principle. The early efforts of its best negotiators, the patriotic trial of its soldiers … may at last prevail.