Godoys sentence example
- Godoys office was entrusted to Saavedra, but the reformers did not obtain the advantages which they expected from the change.
- This wn followed by Godoys return to power, though he left the depart ment of foreign affairs to a subordinate.
- A raging mob surrounded the palace, clamouring for Godoys head; and the favorites life was only saved by Charles TVs announcement of his abdication in favor of Ferdinand (March 17).
- Godoys agents, the ministers, were swept aside by the popular revolt, .and their place was taken by local juntas, or committees, and then by a central junta formed from among them, which ruled despotically in the name of the captive king.