One Shy of Twenty

hook: Neat dance for moderately experienced dancers

by: Michael Fuerst

formation: Becket ccw

A1 4
long lines forward and on the way back.... ⁋
gentlespoons roll away partners with a half sashay
circle right 3 places and pass neighbor by left shoulder to face 2nd 1st neighbors
A2 8
2nd neighbors do si do 1½ to face 3rd neighbor
3rd neighbors swing, end facing across
B1 8
star left - hands across - 4 places and face 2nd neigbors
star right - hands across - 4 places with 2nd 1st neighbors
B2 8
gentlespoons do si do once while ladles exchange places by turning back over their left shoulders and orbiting CCW half way around
partners swing

In a crowded hall the the second part of B1 can be star right 5 places, (which will run into B2 a couple of beats). Once everyone on their original side, to complete B2 gentlespoons turn back and partners swing

Named for the 1998 19th Swing into Spring dance weekend, which for many years was organized at McCormack's Creek State Park in Spencer IN by Tom and Andrea Morrison of Bloomington IN.


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