Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Flitting Forever

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

FLITTING FOREVER (J8x40) 3C (4C set) J Burrows

1- 8 1s+2s dance the Espagnole:-
' 1-2 1s+2s cross (Ladies lead across RH passing between Men) with Ladies changing places RH
' 3-4 1s+2s cross back (Men lead across RH between Ladies) with Men changing places RH
' 5-8 2s turn RH as 1s turn LH to face 1st corners
9-12 1s with 1st corners in prom hold dance ½ way round set anticlockwise while 2nd corners Adv+Ret (1st corners stay in new pstn)
13-16 1s pass LSh and dance out ends of set (L up M down) and cast to 2nd place
17-24 1s+2nd corners in prom hold dance ½ way round set anticlockwise while 1st corners Adv+Ret (2nd corners stay in new pstn), 1s turn LH to 2nd place own side
25-32 1s dance diag R&L (L up M down)
33-40 2s+1s+3s circle round and back

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



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