P.O. Box 2012

Walla Walla, WA 99362

http://www.steppincountry.com

DEAR JOHN
CHOREOGRAPHER: Paula Frohn & Michael Silva (9/05)
COUNT: 32 TYPE: Partner Dance
MUSIC: Big Blue Note by Toby Keith-116 BPM (Honky Tonk University)
            Blame The Vain by Dwight Yoakam-114 BPM
            Day Off by Ronnie McDowell-112 BPM
            Good Old Days by Phil Vassar-116 BPM
Start in closed position, man facing LOD
ROCK, RECOVER, CHA-CHA-CHA, ROCK, RECOVER, CHA-CHA-CHA
Man:                                                             Lady:
1 Rock left forward                                    Rock right back
2 Recover onto right                                     Recover onto left
3&4 Cha-cha back left, right, left                  Cha-cha forward right, left, right
5 Rock right back                                         Rock left forward
6 Recover onto left                                         Recover onto right
7&8 Cha-cha forward right, left, right             Cha-cha back left, right, left
MAN WALKS FORWARD, CHA-CHA-CHA WITH UNDERARM TURN FOR LADY, HAND CHANGE, MAN WALKS FORWARD, CHA-CHA-CHA WITH INSIDE TURN TO WRAP
Man:
9-10 Raise left hand, lead lady to under left arm while walking forward left, right
Drop left hand and pick up lady's left hand with right hand
11&12 Cha-cha forward left, right, left Both now facing LOD
13-14 Keeping hand at waist level walk forward right, left as lady wraps in
15&16 Cha-cha forward right, left, right Now in wrap position
Lady:
9 Turning 1/2 right under man's left arm step forward with right
10 Turning 1/2 right under man's left arm step left back
11&12 Turning 1/2 right cha-cha right, left, right Drop right hand and pick up
man's right hand with left hand. Both now facing LOD.
13 Step left forward
14 Turning 1/2 left step right back
15&16 Turning 1/2 left cha-cha left, right, left
WALK, WALK, CHA-CHA-CHA, ROCK, RECOVER, COASTER STEP
Man:
17-18 Walk forward left, right
19&20 Cha-cha forward left, right, left
21-22 Rock right forward, recover onto left
23&24 Step right back, step left next to right, step right forward
Lady:
17-19 Walk forward right, left
19&20 Cha-cha forward right, left, right
21-23 Rock left forward, recover onto right
23&24 Step left back, step right next to left, step left forward
MAN STEPS IN PLACE LEADING LADY INTO INSIDE TURN TO CLOSE, WALK, WALK, CHA-CHA-CHA
Man:
Release lady's left
25-26 Step in place left, right
27&28 Cha-cha in place left, right, left Pick up lady into close
29-30 Walk forward right, left
31&32 Cha-cha forward right, left, right
Lady:
25 Turning 1/2 left step right back
26 Turning 1/2 left step left forward
27&28 Turning 1/2 left cha-cha right, left, right
29-30 Walk back left, right
31&32 Cha-cha back left, right, left
START OVER!