Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Chasing A Wish

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

CHASING A WISH (R8x32) 3C (4C set) George Car Southport 1

1- 8 1s set, dance down 2 steps (below 3s), set and cast up to 2nd places
9-16 1s dance ½ Figs of 8 round 2s and ½ Figs of 8 round 3s end facing 1st corners
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reels of 4 with 1st corners and ½ reels with 2nd corners
25-32 1s ½ turn 2H as 2s+3s chase clockwise to places, 2s+1s+3s turn partners RH

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

Keith Rose's Crib Diagrams

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