Strait From Texas

Choreographed by Diane Jackson Arjjaze Western Dancers 01405 860993 
arjjaze@iname.com
  Oct 05
Description  48 count Partner Waltz. Same footwork except where stated. 
Start right side by side
Music  Oh, what a perfect day George Strait - 92bpm,
CD: Somewhere Down in Texas
Or your favourite slow waltz

1-12 	TWINKLE X 2, STEP PIVOT  TURN,  TURN STEP, COASTER STEP
1-3 	Step left over right diagonally forward, step right to right side, step left next to right
4-6 	Step right over left diagonally forward, step left to left side, step right next to left
1-3 	Step forward on left, pivot  turn right, pivot on ball of right turn  turn right, step back on left
4-6 	Step back on right, step left next to right, step forward on right
13-24 	STEP LOCK STEP X 2, BOX  TURN, STEP APART
1-3 	Step forward on left, slide right up behind left, step forward on left
4-6 	Step forward on right, slide left up behind right, step forward on right
	[take right arm over ladies head, release left hands into single right hand hold
1-3 	Step left over/across right, step back turning  turn to face partner, step left next to right,
	[man facing OLOD, lady ILOD]
4-6 	Step back on right, step left next to right, step right next to left
25-30 	CROSS ROCK,  TURN, CHANGING SIDES X 2
1-3 	Step left over/across right, recover onto right, step left next to right
4-6 	Step forward on RT LT RT, passing right shoulders turning  turn right, changing sides to face partner 
	[man now facing ILOD, Lady OLOD]

31-36 	REPEAT counts 25-30. MAN WILL END FACING OLOD, LADY ILOD
37-42 	MAN-1/4 TURN  LADY 3/4 TURN, BREAK STEP
	[raise right arm over ladies head as lady turns]
1-3 	Man- 	step forward LT RT LT turning  turn into LOD
	Lady  	Step LT RT LT turning  turn right to face RLOD
	[now right palm to right palm, lady on mans right side facing RLOD, man LOD]
4-6 	Man  	step forward right, step left next to right, step right next to left
	Lady 	step back on right, step left next to right, step right next to left

43-48 	MAN- BREAK STEP, LADY  STEP, STEP PIVOT  TURN STEP, FULL TURN
1-3 	Man  	Step back on left, step right next to left, step left next to right
	Lady  	Step forward left, right, pivot  turn left, [into right side by side]
4-6 	Man  	Step forward RT LT RT
	Lady  	Stepping RT LT RT up LOD turning full turn right under raised right arm
	Start again
http://www.arjjazedance.free-online.co.uk November 2005