Dissembling Love
for a line of three couples.
Reconstructed by Dafydd Cyhoeddwr
Music: Country Capers by the New York Renaissance Band, but the structure is wrong (needs to be AABBB, not AABB)
Son of Doctored Music, spliced from the Country Capers version to have proper structure
The English Dancing Master from the EFDSS, which has the proper structure.
Part 1
Verse 1, Part A
1: Lead up a double.
2: Fall back a double.
Verse 1, Part B
1&2: That again.
Chorus 1, Part A
1: Couple 1 cross over into the 2nd couple's place (2nd couple slips up into 1st place at the same time).
2: Couple 1 cross over into the 3rd couple's place (3rd couple slips up into 2nd place at the same time).
Chorus 1, Part B
1: Couple 2 cross over into their normal place (reversed) (couple 3 slips up into 1st place at the same time).
2: Couple 2 cross over into the 3rd couple's place (1st couple slips up into 2nd place at the same time).
Chorus 1, Part C
1: Couple 3 cross over into the 2nd couple's place (1st couple slips up into their proper place at the same time).
2: Couple 3 cross over into their normal place (2nd couple slips up into their proper place at the same time).
Part 2
Verse 2, Part A
1&2: Side left with your partner.
Verse 2, Part B
1&2: Side right with your partner.
Chorus 2, Part A
1: Men and women do a third of a single hey (couple 1 ends up at bottom of set, other two move up one place).
2: Everyone turn single, left.
Chorus 2, Part B
1: Men and women to the next third of a single hey (couple 2 ends up at bottom of set, other two move up one place).
2: Everyone turn single, right.
Chorus 2, Part C
1: Men and women finish the hey (everyone ends up where they belong).
2: Everyone turn single, left.
Part 3
Verse 3, Part A
1&2: Arm left with your partner.
Verse 3, Part B
1&2: Arm right with your partner.
Chorus 3, Part A
1: Men take hands and circle one third of the way around (man 1 ends up at bottom, others move up one place).
2: Women take hands and circle one third of the way around (woman 1 ends up at bottom, others move up one place).
Chorus 3, Part B
1: Men take hands and circle another third (man 2 to the bottom, others move up one place).
2: Women take hands and circle another third (woman 2 to the bottom, others move up one place).
Chorus 3, Part C
1: Men take hands and finish the circling to proper places.
2: Women take hands and finish the circling to proper places.