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Coming Through The Rye

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COMING THROUGH THE RYE (J8x40) 3C (4C set) Carolyn Hunt San Francisco Collection 2

1- 8 1M dances ½ LSh reel of 3 with 2s, 1M dances RSh ½ reel with 3s while 1L dances RSh ½ reel with 2s
9-16 1L dances LSh ½ reel of 3 with 3s ending below 3s on Men's side while 1M casts up Ladies' side to top and crosses to own side, 1s cast round 2M/3M into middle BtoB (Man facing up)
17-24 1s dance Double Triangles (up/down) 1s end with a petronella turn to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back
33-40 1s lead down between 3s and cast up to 2nd places, lead up between 2s and cast down to 2nd places

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

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