Foregone Conclusions

Author Dale Rempert
Formation Becket (clockwise progression)
Difficulty Intermediate to Advanced
Music Smooth reels

A1 (8) Circle 3/4; then pass through
(8) Gypsy the one you meet (2nd neighbor)
A2 (8) Allemande your neighbor by the left 1-1/2
(8) Gypsy the one you meet (previous neighbor)
B1 (16) Balance and swing your neighbor
B2 (8) Circle 3/4; then lead to the next with the lady in the lead*
(8) Swing your partner

NOTES: The gypsies should be done in the English style.
The end effects - the ends continue to dance treating your partner as your neighbor.
*Or circle 3/4; swing parter while traveling up or down the set to the next position.

Teaching tip: Have the dancers identify their neighbor just before the pass through.

This dance was written for two friends of ours (Bonnie & Mike Voss) of whom it was said "It's a foregone conclusion that they would marry". The dance was written on January 27, 1998.

© 1998 by Dale Rempert; used by permission. All rights reserved.

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