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Colin's Rebel Rant

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COLIN'S REBEL RANT (R4x48) 4C set George Swirles Elizabeth Mary's Book

1- 8 1s+2s ½ turn RH and dance RH across ½ way, ½ turn LH and dance LH across ½ way
9-16 1s+2s dance Chain Progression:-
' 1s+2s ¾ turn RH, 1M+2L turn LH 1½ times as partners chase clockwise ½ way, 2s+1s turn RH to...
17-24 1s turn 1st corners RH, partner LH, 2nd corner RH and partner LH to end BtoB in centre (Lady facing up and Man down)
25-32 1s dance Figs of 8 on opposite sides (LSh to 2nd corner to start) and end facing 2M (Lady on partner's left)
33-40 1s set to 2M, set to 3L, set to 2L and set to 3M
41-48 1s in prom hold dance reel of 3 across with 3s (RSh to 3M to start) and end with 1s dancing down to 4th place

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



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