Black Almain

for any number of Couples in a line

Instructions

Verse I.

Everyone go 4 Doubles forward (at the end of each Double, point the toe either out or down).
Face Partner and drop hands. Go a Double backwards away from your Partner, then a Double forward.
Everyone turn to their own left and a Double forward, then turn over your right shoulder and go a Double back.
Face your Partner. Men Set and Turn Single. Women Set and Turn Single.
Take your Partner by both hands and turn halfway around clockwise, then go 4 slip steps up the hall.
Turn halfway around again, then go 4 slip steps back down the hall.
Drop hands. Go a Double backwards away from your Partner, then a Double forward.

Verse II.

Repeat, with the Women Setting and Turning Single first.

Verse III.

Repeat one more time, with the Men going first again.