Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna
"What have had happened recently in France minister?" asked Joseph the Second of Austria and Holy Roman Empire to his most trusted minister who had just arriving, Minister Inzdö von Batavia. The king had just been disrupted whilst watching and enjoying the great Magic Flute opera of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the overall atmosphere was not so good.
Minister Inzdö bowed to Joseph before answering the king’s question, “The situation