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Wisp Of Thistle

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WISP OF THISTLE (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Pat Kent RSCDS Book 37

1- 8 1s and 3s Petronella turn into centre and set to partners; 1s+3s dance ½ Reel of 4 Up&Down centre of dance
9-16 3s and 1s Petronella turn onto own sides and 3s+2s+1s set; 3s+2s+1s turn partners RH to end ready for Allemande
17-24 3s+2s+1s dance Allemande
25-32 1s cross RH and cast down 1 place, dance ½ Fig of 8 round 2s to end in 2nd place

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

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