(WALSH - Twenty Country Dances from the Year 1718 or 1728 or 1798)
Dance was adapted by Andrew Shaw as a 3 couple longways dance.
3 Cpls, Longways (original triple minor) 4/4 (AABB)
A1 1-2 2nd M: Long cast up as 1st M lead down & turn 3rd L, RH once 3-4 1st & 2nd M: turn LH once around (1st M end in 2nd place) A2 1-4 1st & 2nd L: the same, 1st L turns 3rd M, RH once (1st L end in 2nd place facing out & 1st M move frwrd to stand at her L) B1 1-2 1st Cpl: cast around 2nd & 3rd L (M up & L down), meet in mdl 3-4 1st Cpl: 1/2 Fig. 8 through 2nd & 3rd M, finish between end Cpls, M down, L up, join H in line of 3 & move towards other line 5-6 In lines of 3 move back a Dbl and frwrd a Dbl 7-8 1st Cpl: long cast (M up, L down) into 2nd place while ends (2nd & 3rd M, 2nd & 3rd L) do 2H turn ½ way and fall back (Now 3-1-2)
music “Emperor of the Moon” +