Country Meyras

Choreographed by 	Linda Sansoucy Quebec (Canada)
Description: 	64 count, intermediate two step partner/circle dance Closed Position
Music 		Help Me Make It Through The Night - Melba Montgomery [162 bpm] Intro: 16
Video: 		http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tGEvJCU9DAo
MAN RUMBA BOX FORWARD 				LADY RUMBA BOX BACK
1-2 	Step left side, step right together 		Step right side, step left together
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Step right back, hold
5-6 	Step right side, step left together 		Step left side, step right together
7-8 	Step right back, hold 				Step left forward, hold
MAMBO BACK, HOLD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, HOLD
MAMBO FWD, HOLD, SIDE STEP TURN  LEFT, TOGETHER, FWD STEP TURN  LEFT,HOLD
1-2 	Rock left back, recover to right 			Rock right forward, recover to left
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Step right back, hold
	The lady moves to the right of the man in Wrap Position
5-6 	Step right forward, step left forward 		Turn  left and step left fwd (LOD), step Rt together
7-8 	Step right forward, hold 			Turn  left and step left forward, hold
STEP LOCK STEP FWD, HOLD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, HOLD
STEP LOCK STEP FWD, HOLD, STEP BACK  TURN, STEP FWD  TURN, STEP FWD,HOLD
1-2 	Step left forward, lock right behind left 		Step right forward, lock left behind right
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Step right forward, hold
	Partners raise their arms when the lady turns to finish in Side-By-Side Position
5-6 	Step right forward, step left forward 		Turn  right and step left back,
						turn  right and step right forward (LOD)
7-8 	Step right forward, hold 			Step left forward, hold
STEP LOCK STEP FWD, HOLD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, HOLD
STEP LOCK STEP FWD, HOLD, STEP BACK  TURN, STEP BACK, STEP BACK, HOLD
1-2 	Step left forward, lock right behind 		Step right forward, lock left behind
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Step right forward, hold
The lady goes under the left arm of the man and in front in Closed Position
5 	Step right forward 				Turn  right and step left back (RLOD)
6-8 	Step left forward, step right forward, hold 		Step right back, step left back, hold
SCISSOR STEP, HOLD, STEP SIDE, TOGETHER, FORWARD STEP  TURN, HOLD
1-2 	Step left side, lock right behind 			Step right side, step left together
3-4 	Cross left over, hold 				Cross right over, hold
5-6 	Step right side, step left together 		Step left side, step right together
7-8 	Turn  right and step right fwd, hold (OLOD) 	Turn  left and step left forward, hold (OLOD)
	Left walk position
 TURN, STEP FWD, HOLD, ROCK FWD, IN PLACE, SIDE STEP  TURN, HOLD
	Partners release hands
1-2 	Step left fwd, turn  right (weight to right) (ILOD) 	Step right forward, turn  left (weight to left) (ILOD)
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Step right forward, hold
	Right walk position
5-6 	Rock right forward, recover to left 		Step left forward, step right together
7-8 	Turn  right and step right forward, hold (LOD) 	Turn  left and step left forward, hold (RLOD
	Partners release hands. The man's Lt hand takes the lady's Rt hand. Partners are face-to-face
MAMBO BACK, HOLD, MAMBO FORWARD, HOLD
 TURN, HOLD, STEP BACK TURN  LEFT, HOLD, MAMBO BACK, HOLD
	The lady goes under the left arm of the man
1-2 	Rock left back, recover to right 			Step right forward, turn  left (weight to left) (LOD)
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Turn  left and step right back, hold (RLOD)
	Closed position
5-6 	Rock right forward, recover to left 		Step left back, step right together
7-8 	Step right back, hold S			tep left forward, hold
MAMBO BACK, HOLD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, STEP FWD, HOLD
MAMBO FWD, HOLD, STEP BACK, STEP BACK, STEP BACK, HOLD
1-2 	Rock left back, recover to right 			Rock right forward, recover to left
3-4 	Step left forward, hold 			Step right back, hold
5-6 	Step right forward, step left 			Step left back, step right back
7-8 	Step Right Fwd, Hold 				Step left back, hold
	REPEAT 					February 2014