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Three And Two Is Five

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THREE AND TWO IS FIVE (R5x32) 5C set Gordon Thomson Gordons Dance Book 1

1- 8 1s+2s+3s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (1s in and down to start)
9-16 1s+2s dance double Fig of 8 (1s cross down to start) while 3s+4s+5s dance reflection reels of 3 on sides (3s in and down to start)
17-20 1s cross down to 3rd place and cast up to 2nd place while 2s set and cross down to 3rd place while 3s cast up to 1st place
21-24 3s turn RH while 1s+2s cross RH and 3s+1s+2s set. 31245
25-28 2s cross down to 5th place and cast up to 4th place while 2s set and cross down to 5th place while 5s cast up to 3rd place
29-32 5s turn RH while 2s+4s cross RH and 5s+2s+4s set. 31524

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



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