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Flora's Fancy

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FLORA'S FANCY (J8x32) 3C (4C set) RSCDS Tucson and 7 Pipers Scottish Soc. RSCDS Book 49

1- 8 1s set, cast (2s step up). 1L+2s also 1M+3s dance RH across. 1s finish in middle facing up, 1M following 1L
9-16 1s (in tandem) +2s dance reel of 3 across (1s pass 2L RSh). 1s end in 2nd place own sides
17-24 1s set, turn ¾ RH to face own sides. 1L+2s also 1M+3s dance LH across. 1s finish in middle facing down, 1L following 1M
25-32 1s (in tandem) +3s dance reel of 3 across (1s pass 3M RSh). 1s end in 2nd place own sides

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


Dance Notes

  8-9   The dance flows well for 2L but not so for 2M here; he must pull left shoulder back to enter the reel.

24-25 The dance flows well for 3L but badly for 3M here; he must pull right shoulder back abruptly to enter the reel by giving right shoulder to 1M1L.

(Dance Notes by Reuben Freemantle)


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