The Country of Marriage Lawn variation

hook: zigzag chain and ladles scoot to meet partner

by: Susan Kevra

formation: Becket

A1 8
circle left 3 places
8
neighbors allemande right once to
A2 4
form an ocean wave & balance - ladles by left hands and neighbors by right hands
4
ladles allemande left once
8
neighbors swing
B1 8
neighbors promenade
4
gentlespoons allemande right ¾ to a fleeting long line ⁋
4
gentlespoons allemande left ½ immediately with the next
B2 0
meanwhile ladles slide left to meet partner for a
16
partners balance & swing

Variation of https://contradb.com/dances/157 eliminates the do-si-do for outdoor use

Susan notes "at the end, wait out on side in Becket formation, so the gentlespoons can join in on the "zig-zag chain"* in B1. Next round of the dance starts with the couple containing the gents from the allemande Left.

*a la Mary Cay's Reel by David Kaynor

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user: Allison Jonjak

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