Slightly Askew
by Sue McKinnell 8X32 Strathspey for 3C
1-8 1W set and cast one place as 2W step up. 1W turn 3M LH once round, then turn 2M RH to end in 2nd place on her own side, 2M end in original place.
9-16 1M set and cast one place as 2M step up. 1M turn 1W RH once round, then turn 2W LH to end in 1st place on his own side, 2W end in original place, while 1W change places LH with 3W. Order is 1, 2, 3 on the menís side and 2, 3, 1 on the womenís side.
17-24 1C, 2C, and 3C dance a three-couple bourrel:
1M and 3W, similarly 2M and 1W, set advancing to each other and turn BH halfway then away from each other to end back to back in the center of the set, woman facing up and man facing down. Meanwhile, 2W and 3M chase a little more than halfway CCW around the set to end facing their partners.All set to partners and turn them BH into allemande hold facing up.
The ending order is 3, 1, 2.
25-32 3C, 1C, and 2C dance a three-couple allemande to end in the order 2, 1, 3.
Suggested music is Adieu Mon Ami from None So Pretty.