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Open The Door To Three

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OPEN THE DOOR TO THREE (J8x48) 3C (4C set) Castle Menzies RSCDS Book 34

1- 8 1L+2L Adv&Ret, cross between partners and cast back to places
9-16 1M+2M repeat above Fig
17-24 1s lead down below 2s, cross RH, cast round 3s, cross LH and cast back to 2nd place own sides
25-32 2s+1s+3s Adv&Ret, 1s turn 1st corners LH to end on opposite sides between corners
33-40 2s+1s+3s Adv&Ret, 1s turn 4th corner RH 1s end in 2nd place own sides
41-48 2s+1s+3s circle 6H round and back

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

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