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While doctors, movie directors and dentists engaged in animated debates about team strategy, bartenders and construction workers argued with the affluent about the definition of a “True Yankee” and the unique toughness needed to, in Sinatra’s words, “make it here.”
Iannis pleaded with his father to divert some of his construction workers from one of his sites, was promised, and was then let down because of pressing schedules which were something to do with having a plane-load of tourists arriving shortly at a newly built complex whose plumbing was not even complete yet.
In Aachen a number of years ago, weavers, spinners, finishers, needlemakers, metal workers and construction workers were organized in this way.
Besides Frozene and Dwight and the jeweler’s wife and the freak show, three Mexican construction workers sat at a far table speaking Spanish, ignoring all the whites, nutty or not.