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CUT OFF SIX, DESCRIPTION
Cut Off Six.
The First Couple bow to Partners and then swing once around -with a Waltz Swing, moving across the set as they suing, passing through the Third Couple to the outside of the set where they separate, the First Lady dancing to her right and the First Gentleman to his left, around the outside of the set to their home place, "Cutting off Six " When the First Couple reach their home place, all couples swing once around with a Waltz Swing, then dance a Left Hand Swing with Corners, and again swing Partners once around with a Waltz Swing, the First Couple moving across the set as they swing, while the other three couples swing in place.
When the First Couple reaches the Third Couple, they separate, the lady to her right and the gentleman to his left, passing between the Third Couple and the couples on either






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