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Tittle Tattle

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TITTLE TATTLE (R8x32) 3C (4C set) John Drewry Bankhead Book 4

1- 8 1s+2s circle 4H round to left, face partner retaining hands with other person; 1s+2s set and turn partner with crossed hands to face up
9-16 1s+2s dance Allemande, 1s end by turning with crossed hands to face 1st corner
17-20 1s set to 1st corners, turn them clockwise with crossed hands to face 2nd corner
21-24 1s set to 2nd corners and turn them anticlockwise with crossed hands to end own 3rd corner (1M+2M, 1L+3L)
25-28 1s dance RSh round corner and dance down up middle to 2nd place own side while corners advance to partner, Ladies dance under Man's Right arm and dance to place as Men retire
29-32 All turn partners clockwise with crossed hands (1s turn 1¾ times)

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

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Tittle Tattle means to engage in gossip.

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