Lokiís Reel
by Sue McKinnell 8X32 Reel for 3C
1-8 1C set and cast off 1 place, meeting RS to RS in the center facing partner's side. 2C step up on bars 3-4. 1C set, pulling RS back to face each other, then set again, pulling RS back to end LS to LS.
9-16 RH across, 1M with 2C and 1W with 3C. 1C dance out through 2nd place on own sides. 1W cast down around 3W while 1M cast up around 2M. 1C end LS to LS in the center of the set, 1W facing up and 1M facing down.
17-24 1C set, pulling LS back to face each other, then set again, pulling LS back to end RS to RS, 1W facing down and 1M facing up. LH across, 1W with 2W & 3W, 1M with 2M & 3M.
25-32 RS 8-bar reels across the dance, 1M up with 2C and 1W down with 3C (1M giving RS to 2W to start and 1W giving RS to 3M to start.)
Suggested music is The Reel of the Gordon Highlanders from Gang on the Same Gate by Green Ginger.
Loki is the god of mischief in Norse mythology. We affectionately call one of our cats Loki because he is always stirring up the other cats.