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Count: 
148
Wall: 
1
Level: 
Phrased Advanced
Choreographer: 
Carlton Thompson – October 2017
Music: 
Charlie Puth - How Long
Sequence: A | B | C | A | B | C | C | D | D | TAG | B | B | B

Part A – Verse
Section 1
1&a2: Hold, Step R ft. 45 degrees forward to the right, quick-step L ft. behind R ft., Ball-Step R ft. 45 degrees forward to the right.
3&a4: Hold, Step L ft. 45 degree forward to the left, quick-step R ft. behind L ft., Ball-Step L ft. 45 degrees forward to the left.
5-6: Cross R ft. over L ft., Step L ft. back.
7-8: Step R ft. to right side, Step L ft. forward

Section 2
1&2&: Cross R ft. over L ft., Step L ft. to left side, Cross R ft. behind L ft., Step L ft. to left side.
3&4&: Cross R ft. over L ft., Step L ft. to left side, Cross R ft. behind L ft., Step L ft. to left side.
5&6&: Touch R toe in, Step R ft. down, Touch L toe in, Step L ft. down.
7&8&: Touch R heel forward, Step R ft. down, Touch L heel forward, Step L ft. down.

Section 3:
1&a2: Hold, Step R ft. 45 degrees forward to the right, quick-step L ft. behind R ft., Ball-Step R ft. 45 degrees forward to the right.
3&a4: Hold, Step L ft. 45 degree forward to the left, quick-step R ft. behind L ft., Ball-Step L ft. 45 degrees forward to the left.
5-6: Cross R ft. over L ft., Step L ft. back.
7-8: Step R ft. to right side, Step L ft. forward

Section 4:
1&2&: Step R ft. to right side, Cross L ft. behind R ft., Step R ft. to right side, Cross L ft. over R ft.
3&4&: Step R ft. to right side, Cross L ft. behind R ft., Step R ft. to right side, Cross L ft. over R ft.
5&6&: Touch R toe in, Step R ft. down, Touch L toe in, Step L ft. down.
7&8&: Touch R heel forward, Step R ft. down, Touch L heel forward, Step L ft. down.

Section 5:
1-2: Cross R ft. over L ft., Make ¼ turn right leading with L ft. stepping back. (3:00)
3&4: Step R ft. back, Step L ft. back, Step R ft. forward.
5-6: Make ¼ turn pivot left leading with L ft., Make ¼ turn pivot left by stepping R ft. to right side (your left leg will swing around at the same time). (9:00)
7&8: Step L ft. back, Step R ft. back, Step L ft. forward.

Section 6:
1-2: Step R ft. forward, Step L ft. forward
3&4: Step R ft. forward, Lock-Step L ft. behind R ft., Step R ft. forward.
5-6: Make a pivot ½ turn right by leading forward on L ft., Make a pivot ½ turn right leading with R ft.
7&8: Step L ft. forward, Lock-Step R ft. behind L ft., Step L ft. forward.

Section 7:
1-2: Step R ft. back, Drag L ft. next to R ft.
3-4: Step L ft. back, Drag R ft., next to L ft.
5-6: Make ½ turn right by leading with R ft., (9:00) Drag L ft. next to R ft.
7-8: Step L ft. forward, Drag R ft. next to L ft.

Section 8:
1-2: Step R ft. forward, Make a ¼ turn right by leading with your L ft. dragging behind R ft. (6:00)
3-4: Make ¼ turn right by leading with L ft. back (9:00), Make ¼ turn right by leading with your R ft. dragging in front of L ft. (12:00)
5-6: Ball-Step R ft. to right side (Weight is still on L ft.), Hold.
7-8: Sway body to the right, Sway body to the left.

Part B – Chorus
Section 9
Facing 45 degrees to the right, make the following steps
1-2: Step R ft. forward and pop your L heel up, Step L ft. forward and pop your R heel up. (2:00)
3-4: Step R ft. forward and pop your L heel up, Step L ft. forward and pop your R heel up. (2:00)
5-6: Mambo Step R ft. forward, Recover back on L ft.
7-8&: Mambo Step R ft. back, Rock-step L ft. back, Recover forward on R ft.

Section 10:
1-2&: Make ¼ turn left by crossing L ft. over R ft., Rock R ft. to right side, Recover forward on L ft.
3-4&: Cross R ft. over L ft., Rock L ft. back, Recover forward on R ft.
5-6&: Cross L ft. over R ft., Lift right knee up and swing R ft. to right side, Swing R ft. to the left. (“6&” Optional Step: Point R ft. to right side, Point R ft. forward)
7-8: Step R ft. forward, Step L ft. forward (10:00)

Section 11:
1-2: Step pivot ½ left leading with R ft., Step L ft. forward. (4:00)
3-4: Step R ft. forward, Step L ft. forward.
5-6: Mambo Step R ft. forward, Recover back on L ft.
7-8&: Mambo Step R ft. back, Rock-step L ft. back, Recover forward on R ft.

Section 12:
1-2&: Cross L ft. over R ft., Rock R ft. back, Recover forward on L ft.
3-4&: Cross R ft. over L ft., Rock L ft. back, Recover forward on R ft.
5-6&: Cross L ft. over R ft., Lift right knee up and swing R ft. to right side, Swing R ft. to the left. (12:00)
7-8: Step R ft. forward, Step L ft. forward (12:00)

Part C
Section 13:
1-2: Rock R ft. forward, Recover back on L ft.
3&4: 1 full turn right by making three steps – R, L, R.
5-6: Rock L ft. forward, Recover back on R ft.
7&8: 1 full turn left by making three steps – L, R, L.

Section 14:
1-2: Rock R ft. forward, Recover back on L ft.
3&4: 1 full turn right by making three steps – R, L, R.
5-6: Cross L ft. over R ft., Step R ft. back.
7-8: Step L ft. to left side, Toe-Touch R ft. next to L ft.

Part D – Interlude (Same Steps as Part A, Section 7 and 8)
Section 15:
1-2: Step R ft. back, Drag L ft. next to R ft.
3-4: Step L ft. back, Drag R ft., next to L ft.
5-6: Make ½ turn right by leading with R ft., (9:00) Drag L ft. next to R ft.
7-8: Step L ft. forward, Drag R ft. next to L ft.

Section 16:
1-2: Step R ft. forward, Make a ¼ turn right by leading with your L ft. dragging behind R ft. (6:00)
3-4: Make ¼ turn right by leading with L ft. back (9:00), Make ¼ turn right by leading with your R ft. dragging in front of L ft. (12:00)
5-6: Ball-Step R ft. to right side (Weight is still on L ft.), Hold.
7-8: Sway body to the right, Sway body to the left.

Section 17:
1-2: Step R ft. back, Drag L ft. next to R ft.
3-4: Step L ft. back, Drag R ft., next to L ft.
5-6: Make ½ turn right by leading with R ft., (3:00) Drag L ft. next to R ft.
7-8: Step L ft. forward, Drag R ft. next to L ft.

Section 18:
1-2: Step R ft. forward, Make a ¼ turn right by leading with your L ft. dragging behind R ft. (12:00)
3-4: Make ¼ turn right by leading with L ft. back (3:00), Make ¼ turn right by leading with your R ft. dragging in front of L ft. (6:00)
5-6: Ball-Step R ft. to right side (Weight is still on L ft.), Hold.
7-8: Sway body to the right, Sway body to the left.

Note: After Part D, you will start again on Part B (Chorus) by Cross-Stepping R ft. over L ft. to face 2:00 (2:00)

TAG:
1-2: (Keep weight on R ft.) Sway body, Sway Body
3-4&: Sway body, Rock-step L ft. back, Recover forward on R ft.

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