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Bea's Delight

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BEA'S DELIGHT (R8x32) 3C (4C set) May MacFarlane RSCDS Book 43

1- 8 1L+2M turn RH to give LH to partner and Balance-in-Line, 1L followed by partner casts 1 place (Men's side) and crosses to end 2nd place own sides while 2M followed by partner casts up (Ladies' side) and crosses to 1st place own side
9-16 2s+1s+3s dance reels of 3 on sides (1s RSh to 3s to start)
17-24 1s repeat bars 1- 8 with 3s
25-32 1L dances behind 3L, in front of 2L and casts to 2nd place while 1M dances in front of 3M, behind 2M and dances down to 2nd place, 2s+1s+3s set

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

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