Lord Lauren was living as one the happiest lords in all the kingdom.But when the Rat attacked, The amount of troops he had was to much and he took over your castle. Lord Lauren managed to escape with troops and some supplies but is being chased by the rat. Now Lauren are retreating to one of the rebel counties but he have been cut off by the wolf. Make a stand against the wolf and Retake This county!
I tested this many times and should work. I say this is one of my better maps.
Also the message when the rat is saying no means that you killed him in battle.
Protect your farms on the valley floor as they are vulnerable.
Try to keep your population low to save on food