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Light On The Water

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LIGHT ON THE WATER (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Susie Langdon Kass Let's All Dance

1- 8 1s cast down behind own sides and back to places
9-16 1s dance reels of 3 on sides (in and down to start)
17-24 1s lead down for 2 bars, set, lead up and cast to 2nd place
25-32 2s+1s+3s advance and retire 1 step, dance DoSiDo round partner and turn 2H

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

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