intermediate couples dance Position: Circle Dance, Couples in
Sweetheart Promenade Position both using same foot
||Diamonds & Tears
- Suzy Bogguss,
Boomerang Love - Jimmy Buffett Any slow cha-cha
1-2 Right heel out, back together
5-6 Forward left, back left (pivot) turn to right ½ turn to front line of dance.
Right hand goes over ladies head dropping left hand-pick left hand back up.
9-10 Forward right, back left (pivot) turn to right ½ turn to front line of dance.
Right hand goes over ladies head dropping left-pick left back up.
11&12 Right, left, right
13-14 Step left ¼ turn right onto right (now facing OLOD). Hands are out from sides.
17-18 Right ¼ turn to right RLOD, left kick fwd. Tuck lady's Lt arm behind her back while facing RLOD only.
19&20 ¼ turn to left as you left-right-left (now facing OLOD). Flair arms out from sides-bow style.
21-22 Cross Right over left-weight on right, shift weight back to Left, uncrossing.
While performing steps 21-22, both face OLOD. Leave hands flared from sides-bow style.
23&24 Right-left-right-facing OLOD
25-26 Cross Left over right-weight on left, shift weight back to right, uncrossing.
While performing steps 25-26, both face OLOD. Leave hands flared from sides-bow style.
27&28 L-R-L gradually face LOD Slowly raise left arms in preparation of steps 29-30.
Progress fwd through rest of dance.
29-30 Step forward on right ¼ turn to inside of circle, slide left behind right (now facing ILOD).
Ladies left arm goes over guys head as both turn to the left -backward windmill style.
31&32 Right-left-right-gradually face front line of dance. Slowly raise right arms in preparation of steps 33-34.
33-34 Step forward on left ¼ turn to outside of circle, slide right behind left (now facing OLOD).
Dropping left hands, turn to the right. Guys right arm over ladies head picking up left hands
(back windmill style).
35&36 Left-right-left-gradually face LOD. Slowly raise left arms in preparation of steps 37-38.
37-44 Repeat steps 29-36.
45-46 Forward right, lift left (bend left knee).
Ladies left arm is on guys shoulder, guys right hand picks up ladies right hand in front of lady.
47-48 Forward left, lift right (bend right knee). Same position as steps 45-46.
49-50 Forward right, lift left (bend left knee). From same position as steps 47-48,
Lady's start to drop Lt hand in preparation of the upcoming full turn to the Rt turn in steps 51&52.
51&52 LADY: Turn full turn to the right using left-right-left (placing her in sweetheart position).
MAN: Left-right-left-moving slowly forward.