1- 8 1s+2s and 3s+4s circle 4H round to Left to end in middle, 1s facing 2s, 3s facing 4s. All set, 1s+4s turn inwards towards partner and cast in 1 place down/up (2s dance up, 3s dance down one place) and 1M+4L also 1L+4M change places LH on sides. 2(4)1(3)
9-12 1s+4s lead out of ends, cross and cast. 1s+4s change places LH on sides.
13-16 1s and 4s repeat 9-12, leading out other end, cross and cast and 1s+4s change places LH on side. 1s face down, 4s face up
17-24 All dance reels of 4 on sides and end facing same person as at start of reel. 2413
25-32 2s+4s also 1s+3s set facing on sides, 1s and 4s turn end couples (dancing between ends) and dance ½ Figs of 8 round end couples to end. 24(1)(3)
(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)
3s 4s cross on second chord.
1-4 1s2s 3s4s 4 hands round to the left, finishing 1s 3s facing down, 2s 4s facing up;
5-6 1s2s 3s4s set across the dance;
7-8 1s cast down and 4s up (casting quickly the long way round!) and 1M4L 1L4M cross by the left on the sides;
9-10 1s half figures of 8 around 3s WHILE 4s half figures of 8 around 2s;
11-12 1L4M 1M4L cross by the left on the sides;
13-16 1s4s repeat bars 9-12 from new places, finishing 2s4s1s3s, 3s 4s on opposite sides;
17-24 reels of 4 on the sides, finishing 2s 1s facing down 4s 3s facing up;
25-26 2s4s 1s3s set across the dance;
27-28 2M4L 1L3M turn by the left WHILE 2L4M 1M3L turn by the right (dancing couples inside);
29-32 4s half figures of 8 around 2s (at the top) WHILE 1s half figures of 8 around 3s, finishing 2s4s1s3s, 1s 3s on opposite sides.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
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