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 +A square dance for 2 couples. This reconstruction is by Adina Hamilton.
 +
 +<​code>​
 +   Start holding hands with partner and facing the other couple.
 +   Verse 1
 +    1 - 2   SLf To meet the other couple, end holding corner by both hands
 +    3 - 4   2 slips With corner, away from the other couple
 +    5 - 6   2 slips Back towards partners
 +    7 - 8   2 steps Change place with corner, passing right shoulders
 +    9 - 16  6 steps  Take partner’s right hand and turn each other 1 1/2 turns, ending in partner’s position.
 +   17 - 32  Repeat ​ Repeat above, ending in original positions.
 +   ​Chorus 1
 +    1 - 4  Men DL To exchange places
 +    5 - 8  Women DL To exchange places
 +    9 - 16  All STL Set and turn
 +   17 - 24  Women DL To exchange places
 +   21 - 24  Men DL  To exchange places
 +   25 - 32  All STR  Set and turn
 +   Verse 2 
 +    1 - 4  DLf  With corner, away from partner
 +    5 - 8  DRb  Back towards partner
 +    9 - 16  DL DR Turn partner
 +   17 - 20 DLb  Away from corner, not holding hands with partner
 +   21 - 24 DRf  Back towards corner.
 +   25 - 32  STL Set and turn
 +   ​Chorus 2
 +   1 - 4  Men SDR Double sideways to exchange places, women passing on the inside.
 +          Women SDL
 +   5 - 8  Men SDL  Return to place, women on the inside
 +          Women SDR
 +   9 - 16  DL DR  Turn corner, holding right hands
 +  17 - 20  Women DLf To meet
 +  21 - 24  Women DRb  Back to place
 +  25 - 32  Men’s hey  Men change places with a double, passing right shoulders, turn at the end 
 +           and return to place with another double, again passing right shoulders. End facing contrary.
 +   Verse 3
 +    1 - 3  3 steps (l r l)  Men push contrary women back 3 steps, holding both hands
 +      4    Slip  Slip to men’s right
 +    5 - 8  Men DRb Men pull women back down the other side
 +           Women DLf
 +    9 - 16  STL  Set and turn
 +   17 - 20  Men SDL  Slip between partners back to place, ladies in front
 +            Women SDR
 +   21 - 22 2 steps (l r) Men push contrary women back 2 steps
 +   23 - 24 2 steps (l r) Men pull contrary women forward 2 steps
 +   25 - 32 STL  Set and turn
 +   ​Chorus 3
 +    1 - 8  DLf DRf  First man and his corner cast off, ending in partner’s place. Others follow.
 +    9 - 16 DLf DRf First man and his corner cast off in the other direction, ​
 +             ​ending in original position. Others follow.
 +   17 - 24  DLf DRf Half a hey, beginning with partner
 +   25 - 32  DL DR  Turn partner, holding hands. At the end of the second double, the couples open 
 +            up and form a line facing the presence.</​code>​
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