Cuckolds All A Row
for two couples facing (square).
Reconstructed by Dafydd Cyhoeddwr.
Music: On a May Morn, by the St Marks Consort (too many repeats, but works otherwise).
Part 1
Verse 1, Part A
1: Couples take inside hands and meet a double.
2: Fall back a double.
Verse 1, Part B
1&2: That again.
Chorus 1, Part A
1: Everyone turn half way around in four beats (men turn to their left, women turn to their right).
2: Everyone turn half way around in the opposite direction (so that is isn’t just a slow turn single).
3&4: “Do-si-do” your corner, passing right shoulders (circle them but always face forward).
Chorus 1, Part B
1: Face your partner, and do the “back to back” figure to them (turning opposite ways).
2: “Faces again” (turning back in the opposite direction).
3&4: “Do-si-do” your partner.
Part 2
Verse 2, Part A
1&2: Side with your partner (to the left, lining up right shoulders).
Verse 2, Part B
1&2: Side with your opposite (to the right, lining up left shoulders).
Chorus 2, Part A
1: Men switch places through the center of the square.
2: Women switch places through the center of the square.
3&4: Everyone take hands in a circle, and slip clockwise (to the left) back to place.
Chorus 2, Part B
1: Women switch places through the center of the square.
2: Men switch places through the center of the square.
3&4: Everyone take hands in a circle and slip counterclockwise (to the right) back to place.
Part 3
Verse 3, Part A
1&2: Arm with your partner (right arms, circle to the left)
Verse 3, Part B
1&2: Arm with your opposite (left arms, circle to the right)
Chorus 3, Part A
1: Men take their opposite woman by both hands and “push” them back a double.
2: Men “pull” their opposites as they fall back, angling both maneuvers to end up in their partner’s place.
3&4: 3 & 4:  Men cast off to their right (women following) and circling back to their (wrong) places.
Chorus 3, Part B
1: Men “push” their opposites back a double.
2: Men “pull” their opposites as they fall back a double, angling to end up in their proper place.
3&4: Men cast off to their left (women following) and circling back to their places.