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Colin's Delight

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COLIN'S DELIGHT (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Kenneth J Reid Birmingham Platinum Book

1- 8 1s set and cast one place (2s step up 3-4). 1s ¾ turn LH to 1M facing 2s and 1L facing 3s and Balance-in-Line
9-16 1M+2s and 1L+3s dance RSh reels of 3 across. On bars 15-16 1s ¾ turn RH to 1L between 2s and 1M between 3s
17-24 Repeat reels and on bars 23-24 1s ½ turn LH to finish facing down in middle of set, while 2s face down and 3s face up
25-32 1s lead down between 3s and cast up one place, 1s dance up between 2s and cast to 2nd place while 2s+3s dance R&L

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


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