The provincial estates of Poitou, meeting in the Dominican convent of Poitiers, presented a contrast of this kind.
You will be surprised to hear that I am going to visit my estates in Poitou.
He justified himself by his having acted under the orders of his commander of Poitou.
The regiment of Poitou had suffered heavily in the battles of Freiburg.
Then in the winter of 1173-4 he turned upon his son Richard's partisans in Poitou, and, after much fighting, pacified the land.
You are only ten days' journey from Poitou, and I should advise you to start at once.
At last, on the advice of Hubert, they journeyed south into Poitou.
As soon as spring set in, the Poitou regiment marched to join the marshal.
Pierre-Marie Daburon belonged to one of the oldest families of Poitou.
So in 1241 he picked a quarrel with the good King Lewis, and invaded Poitou.