written by Mike Richardson, 7/26/99
duple, longways, improper
|A1.||Women gypsy once around||(6)|
|and swing partners on men’s side||(10)|
|A2.||Right hand star (hands across) x 3/4||(8)|
|Left hand star back x 1 (until partner is across the set)||(8)|
|B1.||All promenade single file CCW around the set and turn along)||(8)|
|Promenade back single file to original place||(8)|
|B2.||Open ladies chain over||(8)|
- written for my friend Bob Archer, to celebrate his somewhat circuitous way of moving from England to Seattle, which first required a short-lived job in Sydney, Australia, followed by a return to Seattle.
- Anita Anderson has written a very nice tune of the same name in honor of the same event.
- This contradance is a somewhat modified version of the original dance, which was written in the English style.