827. Affirmation of contract.

827.     Affirmation of contract.

If, after discovery of the whole of the material facts giving him a right to avoid the contract1, the representee2 has, by word or act3, definitely elected to adhere to it4, the representor5 has a complete defence to any proceedings for rescission6. The acts and conduct relied on as showing the representee's affirmation of the contract must be such as are more consistent, on a reasonable view of them, with that than with any other theory7. It is not sufficient to point to