Fine Companion
for a circle of four numbered couples.
Reconstructed by Dafydd Cyhoeddwr.
Music: Country Capers, by the New York Renaissance Band
Part 1
Verse 1, Part A
1: Everyone take hands in a circle, forward a double.
2: Back a double.
3&4: Set and turn single (left, to your partner).
Verse 1, Part B
1: Take hands again, forward a double.
2: Back a double.
3&4: Set and turn single (right, to your partner).
Chorus 1, Part A
1: Men meet a double.
2: Women meet a double while men fall back a double.
3&4: Women fall back a double while men meet, take hands, and circle to place.
Chorus 1, Part B
1: Women meet a double.
2: Men meet a double while women fall back a double.
3&4: Men fall back a double while women meet, take hands, and circle to place.
Part 2
Verse 2, Part A
1&2: Side left with your partner (line up right shoulders).
3&4: Set and turn (left).
Verse 2, Part B
1&2: Side right with your partner (line up left shoulders).
3&4: Set and turn (right).
Chorus 2, Part A
1: Odd couples meet a double.
2: Even couples meet a double while odd couples fall back a double.
3&4: Even couples fall back a double while odd couples meet, take hands, and circle to place.
Chorus 2, Part B
1: Even couples meet a double.
2: Odd couples meet a double while even couples fall back a double.
3&4: Odd couples fall back a double while even couples meet, take hands, and circle to place.
Part 3
Verse 3, Part A
1&2: Arm left with your partner (right arms, circle left).
3&4: Set and turn (left).
Verse 3, Part B
1&2: Arm right with your partner (left arms, circle right).
3&4: Set and turn (right).
Chorus 3, Part A
1: Men meet and turn back to back.
2&3: Women circle all the way around clockwise (to the left) back to place.
4: Men double back to place.
Chorus 3, Part B
1: Women meet and turn back to back.
2&3: Men circle all the way around clockwise (to the left) back to place.
4: Women double back to place.