Corners

moira

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There are only 2 corners each for 1st couple. If I have 2 and my partner has
2, where are the other corners coming from?!
Moira
Kirkcudbright
----- Original Message -----
From: "Lee Fuell" <xxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
To: "James Tween" <xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.xxx>; "SCD news and discussion"
<xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
Sent: Monday, September 25, 2006 6:20 PM
Subject: Re: Corners

>I prefer 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th corners, and when the corner persons are not
>in their normal positions, I prefer to refer to the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th
>corner positions. I find it confusing when a teacher or dance instruction
>says, "Face your 1st corner person" when that person is not in my 1st
>corner position. My 1st corner position is always in the same place, but
>not necessarily my 1st corner person.
>
> Lee Fuell
> Beavercreek, OH, USA
>
> -----Original Message-----
>>From: James Tween <xxxxx.xxxxx@xxxxxx.xxx>
>>Sent: Sep 25, 2006 1:09 PM
>>To: SCD news and discussion <xxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx>
>>Subject: Corners
>>
>>Just a question, possibly a vote, but which do you like or use:
>>1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
>>or
>>1st, 2nd, partner's 1st, partner's 2nd?
>>
>>Also, linked to this, do you find it easier if dance instructions talk
>>more
>>of positions or people, e.g. "face 1st corner people" or "face 2nd corner
>>positions"?
>>
>>Is there a correct way, or just personal preference?
>>
>>Does it depend what you're doing when using the terms?
>>
>>Thanks.
>>
>>James
>>Preston, UK
>>
>
>
>

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