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bar of bar 8. They have now changed corners.
B. (Corners) Nos. 2 and 5 change corners, precisely as Nos. 1 and 6 in B, (2nd time). 1st time.
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B. (Centres) Nos. 3 and 4 change places precisely as the others. (3rd time). Opposites have now all changed places.
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A. (repeat).
Chain.
Column.
B. (Corners) (Repeat) 1st time.
Nos. 1 and 6 change corners as before.
Front.
B. (Corners) (Repeat) Nos. 2 and 5 change corners as before. 2nd time.
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B. (Centres) (Repeat) 3rd time.
Nos. 3 and 4 change places as before. Opposites have now all re-changed places.
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A2.
Cross-over.
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C. (Capers) (1st time).
Nos. 1 and 6 advance at 6/3 step towards the centre, facing Bar 1
each other's corners.
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Bar 2 (9/8 time: 3 beats).
On beat 2, Nos. 1 and 6, their right shoulders now level, and almost touching, jump heavily on both feet, and advance, at 6/1 step, High, on beat 3.
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Bar 3
Nos. 1 and 6 continue advance, 6/1, High.
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Nos. 1 and 6 reach opposite corners and turn about to right Bar 4
and inward, same step.
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Bar 5
Nos. 1 and 6 advance, 6/1, High, and come face to face on (9/8 time:
third beat. 3 beats).
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Bars 6 and 7
Nos. 1 and 6 remain facing, and step at 6/3 step.
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Bars 8 and 9
Nos. 1 and 6 retire to corners at 6/2 step. Ju. on half-bar of bar
9.
Nos. 1 and 6 have now changed corners.
Front.
C. (Capers) Nos. 2 and 5 change corners precisely as Nos. 1 and 6 in C, (2nd time). 1st time.
C. (Capers)
Nos. 2 and 4 change places precisely as the others. (3rd time).
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A2. (repeat)
Back-to-back.
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C. (Capers) (Repeat).
Movements as in first Capers. Opposites re-change places. But at the beginning of bar 6 of 3rd repeat, leader calls "All in," whereupon all turn inward, at 6/3 step, form Ring in the centre, raise the right feet; and on last beat, all throw up hands and Call.
Ring.






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