Cowboy Dances

A collection of Traditional Western Square Dances By Lloyd Shaw

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THE GIRL I LEFT BEHIND ME                         185
a)   First couple out to the couple on the right;
b)   Pass right through and balance too And swing that girl behind you.
c)   Pass right back on the same old track And string that girl behind yon.
d)   Noiv four hands tip and here we go Around and around and a docey-doe.
e)   And on to the next
Repeat 2 as written, beginning with (b). Repeat again changing last line to: Balance home.
And everybody swing.
Note promenade in single file
And just let me remind you
To turn right back in the same old track
And swing that girl behind you.
Repeat 3 three more times, or until each gentleman swings his own partner again.
All promenade to places noiv.
Repeat 2 and 3 for second, third, and fourth couples.
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Promenade in single file.

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