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Breakfast Time Jig

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BREAKFAST TIME JIG (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Geraldine Schuckelt Borderland Dances

1- 8 1s dance DoSiDo; 1s dance down nearer hands joined and cast up round 3s to 2nd place own side (2s step up 7-8)
9-12 1s set advancing passing LSh to face 1st corners and turn corners ¾ RH to end 1L between 2s facing down, 1M between 3s facing up
13-16 1s repeat 9-12 with 2nd corners to end in 2nd place opposite sides
17-20 1s repeat 9-12 with 3rd corners to end 1M between 2s facing down, 1L between 3s facing up
21-24 1s repeat 9-12 with 4th corners to end in 2nd place own side
25-32 2s+1s+3s dance DoSiDo; all turn partners RH. 213

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


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Breakfast Time
Breakfast Time
"Girl In The Kitchen" Carl Von Bergen (1853-1933), Oil On Canvas, c. 1904


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