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Bordeaux En Belle

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BORDEAUX EN BELLE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Geoffrey Wood Delaware Valley Gold

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to left; 1s+2s turn partner 2H and face up, 1s cast to end facing 1st corners as 2s dance up to 1st place. 213
9-16 1s turn 1st corner 1½ RH; 1s+1st corners dance ½ diagonal reel of 4
17-20 1s followed by 1st corners chase clockwise ½ round, corners end back in place, 1s pass RSh to face 2nd corners
while 2nd corners Adv&Ret
21-32 1s+2nd corners repeat 9-20 with 1st corners Adv&Ret (bars 29-32). 1s pass RSh to 2nd place own side. 213

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


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Written for Line Farr and Terry Harvey in honour of their 30th wedding anniversary remembering sharing wonderful wines on Belle Island.

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