Partners for Life
by Sue McKinnell 8x32 Strathspey for 3C
1-8 1C & 2C set and turn partners BH, opening into circle four hands round to the left.
9-16 1C & 2C dance the Bourrel, ending in the center with nearer hands joined, 1C facing up and 2C facing down. 3C step in on bar 16 facing up with nearer hands joined.
17-24 2C, 1C, & 3C dance hand-in-hand reels of three, ending on own sides, 1C in 2nd position. (In hand-in-hand reels, couples dance as one when passing another couple, but turn single on the ends to remain on own sides of the dance.)
25-32 1C & 3C poussette right round.
Suggested music is Fill the Fetters from Celebrate 50 Years with the Boston Branch.