Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

That Glaikit Waste Of Space

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

THAT GLAIKIT WASTE OF SPACE! (R4x32) 4C set John Drewry Stoneywood Collection 1

1- 8 1M and 2L also 3M and 4L Cross&Cast RSh to change places, 1s+2s also 3s+4s dance RH across
9-16 1L and 2M also 3L and 4M Cross&Cast LSh round opposite person to change places, 2s+1s also 4s+3s dance LH across
17-24 All set to partners and turn 2H to 2s/4s facing down and 1s/3s facing up, 2s+1s also 4s+3s circle 4H round to left
25-32 All dance reels of 4 on sides but at the end 1s and 4s do not pass LSh, to finish 2413

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

Dance Information

"Glaikit" is Scots for "silly or foolish" or "glazed (expression)".

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