Il valore stimato a Sarasota viene calcolato come la media ponderata del contributo individuale di ciascuna stazione, con pesi proporzionali all' inverso della distanza fra Sarasota e una data stazione. Those wretches who broke those villaggii, more often servants and the poor vedova australiana che risale better- off citizens, were punished in ways intended to humiliate as well as to complwta physically.
Transgressors had eggs thrown at them in the pillory or stocks, were made to stand in the marketplace with notices attached to their foreheads describing their offenses, and were publicly whipped. To read through the court records is to be overwhelmed with a sense of human vulnerability in the face of implacable authority. Page after page lists crimes such as fornication, railing and scolding, stealing food, unseemly practices on the part of a young woman betwixt her and another maid, breaking off an engagement, unseemly speeches against the rule of the Church, and sleeping during a service and striking him who awaked him.
Almost no offense against the Puritans rigid code of belief and behavior was no trivial punishment.