Always By Me

Choreographed by Mark And Jan Caley

Description: 32 count, beginner/intermediate
Position: Side by side, both facing line of dance, man on inside. Man's right and lady's left hands are joined
Music: "I Ain't Missing You" by Brooks & Dunn; "You'll Always Be Loved By Me" by Brooks Dunn

Counts     Step Descriptions
 
WALK, TOUCHES AND SHUFFLES
1-2  LADY: Walk forward left, touch right out to side
  MAN: Walk forward on right, touch left out to side
3&4 
LADY: Shuffle forward - right, left, right

MAN: Shuffle forward - left, right, left,
5-6 
LADY: Walk forward left, touch right out to side

MAN: Walk forward on right, touch left out to side
7&8 
LADY: Shuffle forward - right, left, right

MAN: Shuffle forward - left, right, left
 
PIVOT 1/2 TURN, PIVOT 1/4 TURN, SHUFFLES AND ROCK STEPS
9-10 
LADY: Step forward on left, pivot 1/2 turn right

MAN: Step forward on right, pivot 1/2 turn left
Drop hold of hands as you start to turn
11&12 
LADY: Pivot 1/4 turn right while shuffling left, right left

MAN: Pivot 1/4 turn left while shuffling right, left, right
Regain double hand hold as you start to shuffle facing each other
13-14 
LADY: Rock back on right foot, rock forward onto left

MAN: Rock back on left foot, rock forward onto right
15&16 
LADY: Side shuffle to right -right, left, right

MAN: Side shuffle to left -left, right, left
17-18 
LADY: Rock back on left foot, rock forward onto right

MAN: Rock back on right foot, rock forward onto left
 
SHUFFLE FORWARD TURNING 1/2 TURN 'CHANGING SIDES'
19&20 
LADY: Shuffle forward left, right, left making 1/2 turn left

MAN: Shuffle forward right, left, right making 1/2 turn right
Change sides. Man is now on inside, lady is on outside.
Keeping hands together (finger tip to finger tip) lady turns under arms.
Arms should be crossed with mans right and lady's left on top

21-22 
LADY: Rock back on right foot, rock forward onto left

MAN: Rock back on left foot, rock forward onto right
23&24 
LADY: Shuffle forward right, left, right making 1/2 turn right

MAN: Shuffle forward left, right, left making 1/2 turn left
Change sides. Man is now on outside, lady is on inside.
Keeping hands together (finger tip to finger tip) lady turns under arms.

25-26 
LADY: Rock back on left foot, rock forward onto right

MAN: Rock back on right foot, rock forward onto left
27&28 
LADY: Shuffle forward left, right, left making 1/4 turn left

MAN: Shuffle forward right, left, right making 1/4 turn right
Now holding inside hands, man's left with lady's right, facing RLOD
 
PIVOT 1/2 TURN, SHUFFLE
29-30 
LADY: Step forward on right, pivot 1/2 turn left

MAN: Step forward on left, pivot 1/2 turn right
31&32 
LADY: Right shuffle forward right, left, right

MAN: Left shuffle forward left, right, left
Now holding inside hands, man's right with lady's left, facing LOD
 
REPEAT

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