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B.I.B. (J8x32) 3C (4C set) William Williamson Amisfield Dances

1- 8 1s cross down RH (2s step up) to BtoB in centre facing opposite sides and 2s+1s+3s dance 6 bars Double Triangles
9-16 1s dance out of own side, cast left round 4th corner, dance up/down set and turn LH to face 1st corners while corners Advance diagonally to centre, pull back RSh and chase clockwise ½ round
17-24 1s dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 1st corners (position), pass RSh, dance ½ diagonal reel of 4 with 2nd corners (position). 1s pass RSh to 2nd place own side
25-32 2s+1s+3s advance and retire, all clap; all turn partner RH (or birl). 213

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

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This jig, B.I.B. gets its name from the initials of "Blootered In Benidorm" (Blootered is Scottish slang for drunk).

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