These ladies strike a most curious pose (without the benefit of Prince) in order to bring the boys back home. Certainly an enticing offer that will end with 90% of Amish men jettisoning the English world for a life of bad beards and even worse haircuts.
From left (just a guess): Martha Yoder, Sarah Hostetler, Mary Weaver, Sarah Stoltzfus, Emily Miller, Miriam Yoder (future Mrs. York??!?), Emily Hershberger, Ruth Hostetler, Ruth Yoder, Miriam Stoltzfus, Emily Weaver, and Leroy Hostetler.
About the Author
Tripp York teaches religious studies at Virginia Wesleyan College in Norfolk, Virginia. He is the author of more than half a dozen books including, Third Way Allegiance, The Purple Crown, and Living on Hope While Living in Babylon. He is the co-editor of the forthcoming three-volume collection called the Peaceable Kingdom Series. An actor and a lighting designer, Tripp also surfs and spends his weekends shoveling elephant and giraffe poop.