Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Diagram 38 - Figures Of Eight Across Halfway - Lady And Man Down

Figures Of Eight Across Halfway - Lady And Man Down

Diagram 38: Figures Of Eight Across Halfway - Lady And Man Down.


Half figures of 8 across in a Longwise Set, 1st couple starting on opposite sides and crossing down to start. The, preferred, asymmetrical paths allow even pace while giving 1st lady precedence.