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Anticipation

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ANTICIPATION (J3x32) 3C set Holly Boyd, 2021

1- 8 6 bars Mirror reels of 3 on sides (2s in/up, 1s and 3s cast to start), 1s+2s pass to change places as 3s loop into place
9-16 1L+2s and 1M+3s dance RH across; all chase clockwise ½ round. 1s end in 2nd place own side facing down. (3)1(2)
17-24 3s+1s+2s dance Grand Chain (3s cross RH, 1s+2s change places RH on sides to start)
25-32 All Adv&Ret; 3s and 2s Set&Cross RH while 1s dance down below 3s and cast up to 2nd place. 3s and 2s face out

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


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