Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Elephants Don't Forget

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ELEPHANTS DON'T FORGET (S3x32) 3C set Wouter Joubert Forty Years On (Pretoria Branch)

1- 8 All set and ½ turn RH, pull back RSh and dance out to opposite sides and set
9-16 1s dance down to 2nd place and ½ turn 2H, 1s cast round 3rd corner to meet in middle RSh to RSh 1M (facing down 1L up)
17-24 1s dance modified Snake Pass:
   1L+2L+3L and 1M+2M+3M dance LH across, 1s pass RSh as 1L leads up followed by 3L+2L to 1L place and down Ladies' side to end 1L between 3s in 3rd place
   while 1M followed by 2M+3M dance down to 3M place and up Men's side to end 1M between 2s in 1st place
25-32 1s ½ turn 2H and pull back RSh and dance out ends and cast into 2nd place own sides then 1s dance down to 3rd place as 3s step up

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

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