In a message dated 97-01-09 17:43:09 EST, you write:
>So, what is a polite and gentle way to repond to someone who had honored you >with the kind thought of booking a dance?
"Thankyou so much for asking, but I try not to book ahead. Hopefully we
can find each other after a dance. " Then you try and get in a set close to
the person who asked you, so at the end of the dance you can get together.
Assuming of course you want to!