What everyone did to him makes me think of what those Pennsylvania Dutch folks do; shunning is it called?
A waitress wearing a lace cap denoting her Pennsylvania Dutch heritage seated him at a small corner table by the window.
The store resides in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch country and claims to have the largest selection of Amish made cedar chests.
The Pennsylvania Dutch Amish have a large population of the Old Order in their communities.
Many American brides and grooms of German descent still follow old German wedding traditions that the Pennsylvania Dutch brought to the United States when settling in Pennsylvania, beginning in the late seventeenth century.