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Contrapositive

by Carol Ormand

Permission: full

FormationBase: Zia
Progression: Double

Figures:

A1

(8) Men allemande right 1 & 1/2 || Men star right 1

(8) Partner allemande left 1 & 1/4

A2

(8) Ladies chain to neighbor || Grand ladies chain to corner C2

(8) Ladies chain to partner || Grand ladies chain to partner

B1

(6) C1 corner allemande left 1

(10) Partner swing

B2

(8) Partner promenade counterclockwise 3/4; face neighbor

(8) In contra, pass through; pass through || In square, face out; pass through

Calling Notes:

B1 corner: For square this is corner. For contra this is shadow. (Exception: for couple nearest square, this is person across from them, who should be shadow.)
Appearances: The Lizard Research Institute & other dances, p 12