Finchden, J. puts the case of parceners making partition, and one covenanting with the other to acquit of suit.
"The Common Law" by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Now, I shall come and return per mail; and, if this suits them, enter into a solemn league and covenant to come with me.
"The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete" by John Forster