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Dainty Duncan

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DAINTY DUNCAN (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Ian Barbour

1- 8 1s lead down, cross below 3s and cast up to 2nd place opposite sides and turn LH remaining in centre, 2nd place, ready for...
9-16 1s dance RH across with 1st+2nd corners, 1M followed by 3L+2L dance Up and cast Down Men's side as 1L followed by 2M+3M dance down below 3s and up Ladies' side
17-24 All chase anticlockwise ½ way, 1s+2s+3s Set&Link for 3 once to lines across
25-32 1M dances reel of 3 on opposite sides with 2L+3L (starting by giving RSh to 3L) while 1L dances reel of 3 with 2M+3M (starting by giving RSh to 2M) and end with 1s crossing RH to 2nd place own sides

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

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