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Merry Bee

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MERRY BEE (R6x32) 2C (3C set) Carol Johnson, 2015 Celebrating 50 Years (Los Angeles)

1- 8 1L+1M+2M dance reel of 3 on Men's side (1L passes 2M LSh to start), 1L dances loop back to place
9-16 1M+1L+2L dance reel of 3 on Ladies' side (1M pass 2L RSh to start), 1L dances across to place facing down
17-24 1s+2s dance LH across; 1s+2s dance RH across
25-32 1s cross RH, cast (2s step up); 1s dance ½ Fig of 8 up round 2s

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


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