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LS E-11   

Formation: Partners in single circle, hands joined, facing center, girl on boy's right.  

SONG
Meas. (6/8 time, 2 strong counts per measure.; i.e., 1-2 = 4 counts) 
1- 2 Oh, we'll all join hands and go the middle,
3- 4 And tap our feet to the tune of the fiddle,
5- 6 Back right out to the corner maid,
7- 8 Swing her once and promenade.
9-16 (Promenade with music.) 
DANCE 
1- 2 All walk four steps into the center of the circle,
3- 4 All tap foot four times in rhythm with the music,
5- 6 All back out four steps from the center and turn to face corner,
7- 8 Swing corner with a two-hand swing,
9-16 Promenade 16 counts, then face the center ready to begin again.

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