The woods and hills were literally cut to ribbons all along the south of Laon.
Laon soon learned something of the character of its new bishop.
We were ready in an instant, and on the way to Laon the offenders told the truth.
With thumb and forefinger I could have spanned the distance between Soissons and Laon.
Louis once more held Laon, and in the following year further strengthened his position by a successful expedition into Burgundy.
June 8th, we left Laon at sunrise, and took the road to St Quentin.
As nothing else kept us in Morny, we had asked leave to go to Laon, which by way of compensation had been granted to us.
The imprisonment of Laon was the outgrowth of Verezzis imprisonment.
It was almost impossible to go to the country from Laon, and for weeks together nobody was allowed to leave the town.
The museum of Laon had collections of sculpture and painting.