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Tree: with Woman (Thumb) Hiding Below

1. Opening A.

2. Release right index loop, pull tight, and release remaining right hand loops.

3. Insert right thumb and little finger to the left into former right thumb loop, and then back to the right through former right little finger loop.

4. Insert left index under right-hand palmar strings and return.

5. Release all right hand loops.

6. With right thumb and index, grab lower left index loop, remove it from left index, and pull to the right. Hold loop on right thumb.

These instructions are from [Davidson 1941], figure XXIII ("Spear").

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