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Maine Coon Mischief

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MAINE COON MISCHIEF (R8x32) 3C (4C set) Alison Austin, 2023

1- 8 1s+2s dance Double Fig of 8 (1s cross down, 2s dance up to start)
9-16 1s+2s+3s dance ½ mirror reels of 3 on sides (1s in/down); 1s+2s change places on sides (Men LH, Ladies RH), 1s+3s change places other hand
17-24 1s cross RH, cast (3s step up); 1s turn 1½ LH to face out. 312
25-32 "Widdershins" (Promenade) Chain Progression:
 25-26 3s and 2s ¾ turn partner ¾ LH into middle while 1s dance anticlockwise ¼ round the set picking up 2L/3M...
 27-30 who promenade ½ way anticlockwise while middle people (2M + 3L) turn RH 1½
 31-32 2s and 3s turn partner LH ¾ to own sides while 1s dance anticlockwise ¼ round to end in 2nd place. 213

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

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