Farewell, My Fancy

32 bar Strathspey : 3 couples

Music : Farewell, my fancy - Fred Moyes

1-4 First couple lead down the middle, crossover, and cast up round third couple to finish in second place on opposite sides. Second couple step up.

5-8 All three couples turn partner once and a half with both hands to change sides.

9-12 First couple cast up round second couple, cross over giving the right hand and cast off into second place on opposite sides.

13-16 All three couples turn partner once and a half with both hands to change sides and finish in a circle with hands joined.

17-20 Six hands once round to finish in from the sidelines facing partner at an angle. See figure.

Figure - Farewell My Fancy

21-22 All three couples dancce back to back with partner to finish in from the sidelines as before.

23-24 All turn partner once round with the right hand to finish ready for Promenade.

25-32 Three couples Promenade.

Repeat, having passed a couple.

Devised by Bob Campbell, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
Farewell, My Fancy

This dance was devised in June 1966 as a tribute to the late Matthew Sutherland and the contribution he made to our dancing.