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GOOD LUCK TO THOMAS (J8x32) 3C (4C set) Rik de Vroome

1- 4 1s+2s set, facing diagonally in Bar 2, 1M+2L cast into centre, 1M above 1st place, 2L below 2nd place while 1L+2M turn ¾ RH to face partner
5- 8 1s+2s dance ½ reel of 4
9-16 2s+1s set and petronella turn to opposite sides; 1s+2s dance ½ R&L
17-24 1M followed by 1L casts and crosses to 2L place (2s step up 19-20); 1s pull back LSh, 1L followed by 1M casts and crosses to 3rd place own side (3s step up 23-24)
25-32 1s followed by 3s dance up, cast round 2s, dance down and cast up to 2nd/3rd place. 213

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

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