This is a simple variation on the dance Long Odds. It aims to get more of the people moving more of the time. This page also provides the opportunity to showcase two performances of the jaunty tune "Long Odds".
Duple minor with 2nd couples improper.
A score is available at abc notation.
|A1 1‑2||All set right & left to partner,|
|3‑4||all cross over to partner's place passing by the right, and face neighbour;|
|5‑8||all left-hand turn neighbour 1½ times round, and
face them (you have |
to stand close together with elbows bent to get round in time).
|A2 1‑2||All set right & left to neighbour,|
|3‑4||all pass neighbour by the right to change places, and face partner across the set;|
|5‑8||all left-hand turn partner 1½ times round to original places.|
|B1 1‑8||1st couple lead down, turn individually, lead up and cast down past their 2s, who move up (progression).|
|B2 1‑8||Whole pousette, start by both men pushing.|