Cnr-Chain: 1c turn cnr RH ½ | cnrs turn LH ; 1c turn same cnr RH ½ | 1c turn LH to enter next figure
1 - 2 All four couples Set with nearer hands joined
3 - 6 Second couple Cross giving right hands, Cast up above first couple WHILE Third couple Cross giving right hands, Cast down below fourth couple
7 - 8 Second couple dance in and down to second place (inside the set) WHILE Third couple dance in and up to third place (inside the set)
9 - 10 Second and Third couples Left Hands Across halfway WHILE First and Fourth couples Set facing in diagonally
11 - 12 First with Third couple and Second with Fourth couple Change Places right hands
13 - 14 First and Fourth couples Left Hands Across halfway WHILE Second and Third couples Set facing in diagonally
15 - 16 First with Second couple and Third with Fourth couple Change Places right hands and finish on the sides facing the person they just turned
17 - 24 Right Shoulder Reels of 4 on the sides
25 - 28 Second and Third couples dance Half Rights and Lefts (no polite turn) 29 - 32 All four couples Half Rights and Lefts (with polite turn) Repeat from new positions
SOURCE: Leaflet - This dance was devised by John Bowie Dickson in September 1985 for Fran MacCulloch who was one of the founders of the Montreal Branch.
Note: Cosh explicitly tells 1c to pass Lsh in [9-24]; however the Rsh pass is quite common, and nicknamed »Mairi's Divorce«.