The Devil's In The Detail
Scottish Country Dance Instruction
THE DEVIL'S IN THE DETAIL
(R4x32) 4C set Rayson Teacher's Choice
1- 8 1s dance Fig of 8 round 2s
9-16 1s lead down middle and cast up to 2nd places
17-24 1s dance reels of 3 across (1M with 2s, 1L with 3s)
25-32 1s cross RH and cast to 3rd place, 1s cross LH and cast to 4th place
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
"The devil is in the detail" is an idiom that refers to a catch or mysterious element hidden in the details, meaning that something might seem simple at a first look but will take more time and effort to complete than expected.
It derives from the earlier phrase, "God is in the detail" expressing the idea that whatever one does should be done thoroughly; i.e. details are important.
The Devil Is In The Detail Of This Building In Stonegate, York
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