articles of agreement

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Noun1.articles of agreement - a contract between crew and captain of a ship
contract - a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
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BREAKING THE PIRATE CODE Thousands gathered in Penzance in vain bid to beat record
With their Skull and Crossbones flying, the dreaded pirate code.
Once in possession of a vessel, they were ready to swim with the sharks and deal with the devil, all the while adhering, like good, self-interested associates, to the incentive-laced Pirate Code. When the work of pillaging was done, the raiders divided booty among themselves, compensating the injured with an extra slave or sack of coins.
After breaking the pirate code, he is forced aboard his ex-friend's rogue pirate ship.
The top prizewinner will win four LEGO games: Monster 4 (pounds 9.99), plus Pirate Code (pounds 16.99), Minotaurus (pounds 17.99) and Ramses Pyramid (pounds 19.99), all new games from LEGO.