Tune by Charlene Thompson in memory of OED caller and dance mistress Irfona Larkin
Choreography by Mary Williams. This was published in “ECD-Sea to Sea”, S. Bunting, D. Lamond and L. Sutton (eds), 2017 (part of Canada 150).
Longways duple minor; second couple improper
A 1-4 1st couple, taking right hands, dance down the set for 2 bars Turn individually (keeping right hands joined) and continue dancing backwards down the set for another 2 bars 5-8 1st couple dance forward; separate below the 2nd couple; dance separately (1st man going behind 2nd woman; 1st women going behind 2nd man) back to place 9-12 Women right-hand turn halfway to change places Left-hand turn partner along the line 13-16 Women right-hand turn halfway back to place B 1-4 Hands-4, balance in and out Petronella right (turn single right moving one place to the right around the circle) 5-8 Repeat B 1- 4 9-12 Men change places by left shoulder Women change places by right shoulder 13-16 Face neighbour; set right and left Pass neighbour by right shoulder to progressed place