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The Restless Ghost

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THE RESTLESS GHOST (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Angela Bulteel Ribble Valley Book

1- 8 1s dance in and cast to 2nd place, 1M+3M turn RH as 1L+3L turn LH and 1s end facing 1st corners
9-12 1s set to 1st corners and change places RH with 1st corner persons (2M/3L) passing LSh to face 4th corners (M facing M and L facing L)
13-16 2s+3s dance ½ diagonal reels of 4 with corners as 1s chase clockwise to opposite corner
17-20 2M and 3L set to 2nd corners (pstn) and change places RH with corner persons (3M/2L) passing LSh to face 1s in 3rd corners (pstn) (M face M, L face L)
21-24 2L+3M dance ½ diagonal reels of 4 with corners (1s) as 2M+3L chase clockwise to opposite corner
25-28 2L and 3M set to corners and change places RH while corners (1s) dance to face each other up/down set (L facing down)
29-32 1s turn RH 1¼ times to 2nd place own sides while 2s and 3s set facing diagonally and cast to dance round clockwise to next corner. 213

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


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