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Memories (Goldring)

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MEMORIES (S3x32) 3C set Roy Goldring A Reel For Alice

1- 8 1s dance down for 2 steps (2s step up), face and set passing LSh to finish BtoB facing 1st corners. 1s set to 1st corners, set to 2nd corners and finish LSh to LSh, 1L facing down, 1M facing up
9-16 RH across on sides, 1M+2L+3L and 1L+2M+3M. 1s pass RSh to swap sides and dance LH across. 1s finish facing 3rd corners
17-24 1s set to 3rd corners, set to 4th corners, pull back LSh to face each other, turn LH and cast off (3s step up 23-24) 231
25-32 3s+1s dance Diamond (all-round) Poussette

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

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Also see the dance Memories (Burrage) by Priscilla Burrage.

"Fond Memories" Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta (1841-1920), Oil On Canvas

Image copyright Raimundo de Madrazo y Garreta [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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