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The Highlandman Kissed His Mother (MMM)

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THE HIGHLANDMAN KISSED HIS MOTHER (R8x32) 3C (4C set) MMM 1

1- 8 1s turn RH, cast 1 place and turn LH 1½ times to end facing 1st corners
9-16 1s set and turn 1st corners, set and turn 2nd corners ending facing 1st corners
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 on opposite sides giving LSh to 1st corner and cross RH to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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


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Also see the dance The Highlandman Kissed His Mother (Border Dance Book 9).

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