- Rumors of sea fights, ultimatums, disasters, and victories were common. - "“Crumps”, The Plain Story of a Canadian Who Went", Louis Keene.
- But it was presently made exceedingly clear to me that Yasmini and not I was deliverer of ultimatums. - "Caves of Terror", Talbot Mundy.
- Ace threatened to try riding a log some time, but Norris rendered one of his rare ultimatums on that score. - "Unexplored!", Allen Chaffee.