by Fried Herman Longways for eight
First and third begin improper
A1 12 Second and third couples set forward on diagonal, and turn single to place. 12 Second and third couples half a right-hand star into half left-hand-star with end couples. (Stars preferably without hands) A2 24 Other couples repeat all that. B1 6 End couples cast, as middles turn toward neighbor and face out. 6 Middles form arch with neighbor and move out while ends move under arches. 6 NEW end couples cast, as new middles turn toward partner to face out. 6 Middles form arch with partner and move out as ends move under arches. B2 12 Hands eight left half-way (end longways) 12 Partners right-shoulder gypsy. (All now in original places). C 6 First lady change down by right diagonal. 6 First couple change down by left diagonals. 6 First couple change down by right diagonals 6 First man change down by left diagonal.