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The Lonely Honeybee

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THE LONELY HONEYBEE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Dorothy Bell Belfast Platinum Anniversary

1- 8 1s lead down middle (3 bars), lead up (3 bars) and cross to 1st place opposite sides to face down, 2s face up
9-12 1s+2s set, 1s+2s change places on sides (1M+2L RH and 1L+2M LH)
13-16 1s turn ¾ LH to finish 1L between 2s facing 2M and 1M between 3s facing 3L
17-24 1s dance LSh reels across, 2s+3s giving hands when possible
25-32 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round to the left for 6 steps, pivot and chase back to places. 213

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

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