That's because Josh gave her an ultimatum... him or the goats.
In August an ultimatum was received from Chile demanding arbitration.
Rumours of this gigantic scheme reached Constantinople, and as Catherine's menacing attitude left little doubt as to her aggressive intentions the Porte presented an ultimatum and finally declared war (1787).
Europe,"the other three members of the league presented a joint ultimatum on Oct.
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