I called it in LA this past Sunday. Thanks for posting, Emily. 

Lisa

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> On Feb 25, 2019, at 8:05 PM, Polly Minstrel via Callers 
> <callers@lists.sharedweight.net> wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> Thanks for the info. I did not know George but these dance events run on the 
> work of volunteers and I appreciate them.
> I will be calling Dean's dance on Friday, along with a short introduction 
> commemorating George.
> 
> Condolences to all who called him friend.
> 
> Polly
> 
>> On Fri, Feb 22, 2019, 10:55 AM Emily Rush via Callers 
>> <callers@lists.sharedweight.net wrote:
>> Hi all, 
>> George Rettie, the NC dancer in the yellow ruler suspenders, passed away 
>> unexpectedly this week. He'd been dancing since at least the 1980's, and it 
>> was a rare dance that he didn't attend. He was always the first to volunteer 
>> (and did, more hours than I can count), personally thanked the musicians and 
>> callers, danced with beginners, dipped everyone beautifully and frequently, 
>> flirted with us all, could call one dance (Gene Hubert's "A Nice 
>> Combination"), brought his children into the dance community, and was a 
>> favorite partner to many, many dancers. 
>> 
>> Myra, Adina, and JoLaine are calling a dance that Dean Snipes wrote for 
>> George some years ago. If you're calling sometime soon and are so moved, I 
>> would like to invite you to call it too. If you're dancing, I hope you'll go 
>> up to the stage and thank the musicians and callers, welcome the beginners, 
>> and have an extra-good time.
>> 
>> Love,
>> Emily
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------
>> 
>> George is Rettie, Willing, and Able
>> by Dean Snipes
>> Indecent (2s crossed), double progression
>> 
>> A1. 
>> Neighbor balance & swing
>> 
>> A2. 
>> Pass thru across, turn alone
>> Star R 1x, pull by up and down with your neighbor
>> 
>> B1. 
>> New ladies allemande L 1x while gents orbit 1/2 clockwise
>> Partner swing
>> 
>> B2. 
>> Long lines forward & back
>> Ladies right hand pull by, neighbor allemande L 1.5
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