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C'est l'amour

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C'EST L'AMOUR (The Flirt) (J8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Book 34

1- 8 1L casts 1 place and sets, casts to 3rd place and sets
9-16 1s cast up/down to 2nd place and set, 1L casts up into middle facing down while 1M casts down 1 place into middle facing up and both set
17-24 1s circle 3H round and back (Lady with 2s and Man with 3s) ending facing 2s/3s (2s facing up and 3s down)
25-32 1s+2s+3s set, 1s dance under arches made by 2s/3s to 2nd place own sides and 2s+1s+3s turn RH

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

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C'est l'amour is French for "this is love".

C'est l'amour Painting Image
C'est l'amour
"The Flirtation" Eugene de Blaas, (1843-1932), Oil On Canvas, c. Before 1931

Image Copyright Eugene de Blaas [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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