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The Drunken Sailor

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THE DRUNKEN SAILOR (R8x32) 3C (4C set) E Werner

1- 8 1s set and cross RH, cast 1 place and set advancing and turn about to face opposite sides
9-16 1s dance Double Triangles and end facing opposite sides
17-24 1s dance Figs of 8 round 2s/3s (RSh to 1st corner to start) and end facing 3rd corners
25-32 1s dance 'Hello-Goodbye' setting and end turning LH to 2nd place

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

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