Variant: on [25-28]: 1c+2c slip down (3,4,5,6,1,2)
(An unofficial variant is for 3c+4c to also dance RHA, LHA on [1-8]
Notes. If dancers do not reach their new places on , make up for the delay by a shorter birl.
A new couple starts every 16 bars.
[square backets mark additions by person entering the dance into SCD Database]
Basket Swing: W join hands behind the M’s backs; M join hands behind the W’s backs; all lean back and circle L (Alt: M join hands behind W’s backs, W join hands behind the M, arms on top of men's; all circle L in tulloch step; with sufficient speed the W’s feet can lift off the floor )
Couples round the room facing anticlockwise, ladies on the men's right. Start with ladies' left hands on men's right shoulders, men's right arms loosely around ladies' waists.