Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

The Blithest Lass That Ever Was Seen

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THE BLITHEST LASS THAT EVER WAS SEEN (S8x32) 3C (4C set) MMM 2

1- 8 1s turn 2H and cast 1 place, turn 2H and cast 1 place (L up M down) to end L between 2s and M between 3s
9-16 2s+1s+3s set twice 1s turning into 2nd place opposite sides, 2s+1s+3s set twice and 1s end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s set and turn 1st corners, set and turn 2nd corners 1s end facing Men's side (Lady on Man's right)
25-32 1s lead out Men's side, cross and cast round 2M/3M to meet facing Ladies' side, lead out Ladies' side, cross and cast round 2L/3L to 2nd place own sides

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)


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