1‘a peace parley’
negotiation, talk, talks, meeting, conference, summit, discussion, dialogue, conclave, consultation, deliberation, colloquy
informal confab, powwow
1‘the two parties were willing to parley’
discuss terms, talk, hold talks, speak to each other, confer, consult with each other, negotiate, deliberate
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.