> > There is a strange contradiction: > On one hand, so much insistence on fun, socializing, relaxation ... > On the other, "straighten up you lines", "clear the floor between dances", > just stand up straight and do as you are told. >
It seems from some postings that we must be tidy while we
form up sets and count them. !! ? ^^ Talk of militarisation ... ! > Down with the second chord !!
I think I'm firmly in favour of Crossing on the first and Bowing on the
second chord as being more sensible and a neater start to the
dance. As for causing confusion - well it doesn't when something
(even very minor) is changed in the manual. It seems that everyone
just snaps to attantion, salutes and it is done without fuss.