1- 8 All Adv&Ret, Adv&Ret ending facing partner
9-16 All dance Grand Chain to face 5th person
17-24 All dance DoSiDo with new partner and turn RH
25-32 All circle round and back
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
1-8 All advance and retire twice, finishing facing partners;
9-16 all grand chain for 4 places to meet a new partner;
17-20 all dos-à-dos with new partner;
21-24 all turn new partner with both hands;
25-32 all hands round to the left and back.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
9-16 Pass one dancer every two bars, i.e., pass by the right and by the left only twice each, as in bars 25-32 of The Eightsome Reel chorus.
-16 As an aide-mémoire, you meet your new partner after passing by the left for the second time.