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Sweets of May
|A1:|| Circle left and right in fours.|
|A2:|| RH star; LH star.|
|B1:|| With partner, balance and swing.|
|B2:|| Ditto with opposite, finishing where you started.|
|C1:|| Do-si-do partner; do-si-do opposite.|
|C2:|| Couples advance and retire, then anticlockwise couples arch and all move on to the next.|
Quite a gentle dance.
Jimmy Smith says:
There is a very popular Irish Ceilidh Dance of the same name. It is quite a different dance. So be warned when asked for it at a ceilidh the punter may be talking of a different dance from this one.
Music: 48 bar jigs (e.g. own tune
, though personally I prefer other tunes)