Chain 'n' Hey

Source: Composed by John Sweeney
Formation: Contra; Becket

A1 Ladies' Chain x 2
A2 Full Hey - Ladies start with Right Shoulders
B1 Partner Balance & Swing
B2 Long Lines Go Forward & Back
Yearn on the Left Diagonal to New Neighbours

32 bars - smooth reels.

Yearn: Take your partner's nearest hand, go forward diagonally to meet a new couple; high five them with your spare hands as you turn so that you are facing them; back away to finish facing them as your new neighbours.

Feel free to interpret the Balance & Swing any way that you wish:

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