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Topsy Turvy

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TOPSY TURVY (S3x32) 3C set Terry Glasspool

1- 8 1L dances RSh round 2M and taking prom hold with partner, 1s+2s dance ½ reel of 3 across (1s pass 2L LSh)
9-16 1s (prom hold) followed by 2s nearer hands joined dance down below 3s, separate and cast up on opposite sides (1)(2)3. 1s+2s dance ½ R&L. 213
17-24 3M dances RSh round 1L (2L place) and taking prom hold with partner (3L on 3M's left), 3s+1s dance ½ reel of 3 across (3s pass 1M LSh)
25-32 3s (prom hold) followed by 1s nearer hands joined dance up, separate and cast round 2s to opposite sides 2(1)(3). 3s+1s dance ½ R&L. 231

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


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