eightsome reel


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eightsome reel

a Scottish dance for eight people
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Grahame Macncilage's How to Dance the Eightsome Reel, a thirty-two-page booklet published in Alloa in 1900, makes this two-part structure explicit.
There would be entertainment also: mermaids, the eightsome reel performed by a troupe of old lobsters who danced to the music of flounders.
I was especially reminded of him when, at a party up the Breamish Valley, a comely lady persuaded me into an eightsome reel (she had a professional wrist lock on me at the time) and while we were prancing and "heughing" about, she felled me with a step-over toe hold and nearly broke my leg.
The new slimline Monty slumped to a sorry 75, effectively kissing goodbye to his hopes of a golfing Eightsome Reel.
14 Less than two years ago, she danced an Eightsome Reel.
Even in recent years, hosts have been at their wits' end to find enough dancing partners as she entered with gusto into the Dashing White Sergeant and the Eightsome Reel and those around her sank exhausted into the nearest chairs.
What about The Eightsome Reel (which requires five more bodies than one of Tommy's other old favourites)?
There are lots of ways to come out on top and the league leaders have demonstrated just about every one of them in their eightsome reel which has given the league table such a refreshing new look.
TEENAGER Neil Tarrant knocked in a hat-trick as ROSS COUNTY went on an eightsome reel.
700-1 Seven up at Fontwell 3000-1 Eightsome reel at Wolves A great headery GARRY OWEN had the bookies reaching for their boxes of Kleenex two weeks ago when he knocked seven bells out of them with a magnificent 700-1 accumulator at Fontwell.
There are lots of ways to come out on top and the leaders have demonstrated just about every one in their eightsome reel that has given the league table such a refreshing new look.
Cameron did not mention the Union or Scotland in his speech, but the polls show that from the banks of Tyne to Sullom Voe there will not be enough Tory MPs to form an eightsome reel.