Region: New World Union
"I may be overthinking this but it is a guarantee in case of a worse case diplomatic scenario. If our countries relationship deteriorates, which i find to be highly unlikely. But it never hurts to be prepared." he responds in a calm but slightly anxious deminer.
His wife lightly kicks him on the leg with her foot.
"Now, we should discuss our plans regarding Anatolia and the Balkans. If you please."