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Shunned — according to the Charter it was a way to punish someone. The person was expelled and banished from society. It was also very hard on the rest of the family.
Do not confuse them with the «holdtess» (who lost his home by chance) and «Out and About» (who chose to travel freely with their lifestyle).
Sometime the Shunned gave Traders a bad name. Sometime the family would go with the person shunned or not, depending on the situation.
They are marked with a letter S with 'bluebush' ink, on their forehead, permanently marking during the, no hold or hall affections, also their name was struck from use, in special cases.
- Some Oldtimers, exiled to the Southern Weyr