In the Emperor's suite all exchanged rapid looks that expressed dissatisfaction and reproach.
For twelve years these committees had remained comparatively inactive, but in 1878 the presence of the ex-Garibaldian Cairoli at the head of the government, and popular dissatisfaction at the spread of Austrian sway on the Adriatic, encouraged them to begin a series of noisy demonstrations.
The causes were twofold: firstly, there was great dissatisfaction with the troubles.
This naturally caused great dissatisfaction, and more than once resulted in irreparable disaster.
But his measures speedily gave dissatisfaction to the Argentine or Creole party, who had long chafed under the disabilities of Spanish rule, and who now felt themselves no longer bound by ties of loyalty to a country which was in the possession of the French armies.