hook: snappy allemande Rory O'More to hey
by: Erik Hoffman
circle left 3 places
pass through ⁋
ladles allemande left ½
partners allemande right ¾ to
form long waves - ladles face in, gentlespoons face out. The person in one's left hand is a shadow.
balance & Rory O'More right
form long waves - ladles face in, gentlespoons face out with partner and second shadow
balance & Rory O'More left +
ladles start a full hey - lefts in center, rights on ends
partners balance & swing
+slide past partner nose to nose and take partner's right hand to pull ladles into a hey for four
Erik notes,"The allemandes in A1 are snappy and potentially confusing, especially for the ladles. When I want to simplify the dance, I use the original version:
Erik writes, "I've been sworn to secrecy about the origins of the title, so don't bother to ask! However, The Duck Returns is related."