1-4 1s, taking nearer hands, lead down, cast (1L around 3L, 1M around 2M) and meet;
5-8 1s, taking nearer hands, lead up between 2M 3L and cast up (1L around 3M, 1M around 2L), finishing in original places;
9-16 all dance interlocking reels of 3 on the side of the set, giving right shoulder to partner to start and finishing in places, Mn facing in, Ls out;
17-20 all dance one third schiehallion reel, finishing 2s3s1s, i.e., all having moved anticlockwise one couple's place:
17-18 Ls cast clockwise to partner's place, finishing facing in, WHILE Mn dance left hands across halfway to finish in opposite L's place, facing out;
19-20 Ls follow their partner's path in the previous two bars, finishing facing out, WHILE Mn cast clockwise one dancer's place, finishing facing in.
21-24 repeat bars 17-20 from new places, finishing 3s1s2s, Mn facing in, Ls out;
25-32 all dance interlocking reels of 3 on the side of the set, giving left shoulder to first corner to start and finishing Ls facing out, Mn facing in, right hands joined with partners, left with corners;
33-34 all set in balance position, releasing left hands;
35-36 all turn partners by the right, finishing 3s1s2s, facing partners;
37-38 all set to partners, finishing facing in;
39-40 all take nearer hands in the circle and set.
(MAXICRIB, Scottish country dancing instructions compiled by Reuben Freemantle)
-8 1s finish back in places; all face partners.
9-16 Pass partner by the right, dance all round the next (opposite) by the left and pass partner by the right.
17-20 One Third Schiehallion Reel is an adaptation of Quarter Schiehallion Reel for a triangular set and requires the same precision of timing; it starts with Mn facing in, Ls out; those crossing the set must dance left hands across halfway to the opposite place.
-24 Avoid facing partners at this point.
25-32 Pass first corner by the left, dance all round the next (opposite) by the right and pass first corner by the left.
33-34 Keep arms as straight as possible.
35-36 While turning, check that the set is still in its correct position, now with 3s at the top.
38-38 On the left foot step, Mn pull left shoulder back, Ls right.
39-40 While setting in the circle, make whatever slight adjustment is necessary to correct the orientation and spacing.
(Dance Notes by the deviser, Reuben Freemantle)
But for Mrs Ysobel Stewart's inspired idea that Scottish Girl Guides should learn and be tested in their native dancing rather than English Country Dancing, the activity which so many of us enjoy might simply have withered away.