A Father's Love

Count:
48
Wall:
4
Level:
intermediate/advanced waltz
Choreographer:
Heather Frye (CAN)
Music:
I Loved Her First - Heartland
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TWINKLE STEP, RIGHT WEAVE
1-2-3Cross step right over left, step left to left side, replace weight onto right
4-5-6Cross step left over right, step side right, cross step left behind right

RIGHT SCISSOR STEP, CROSS FORWARD STEP SWEEPS
1-2-3Rock side right, recover weight left, cross step right over left
4-5-6Step side left, turn ½ right on left foot while hooking right foot across left (2 counts)

FULL TURN, CHASSE LEFT
1-2-3Step right foot ¼ turn right, step left foot forward, turn ½ right stepping onto right foot
4-5-6Step left ¼ turn right, close right to left, step side left

LEFT WEAVE, SWEEP ½ TURN RIGHT
1-2-3Cross step right behind left, step left to left side, cross step right over left
4-5-6Sweep left foot into ½ turn right ending with left foot pointed to left side

LEFT ROCK, RECOVER, ½ TURN RIGHT, RIGHT ROCK, RECOVER, ½ TURN LEFT
1-2-3Rock back onto left, recover weight forward onto right, pivot ½ right stepping back onto left foot
4-5-6Rock back onto right, recover weight forward onto left, pivot ½ left stepping back onto right foot

LEFT STEP LOCK BACK, SWEEP RIGHT ¾ TURN RIGHT
1-2-3Step back onto left, lock right over left, step back onto left
4-5-6Sweep right foot into ¾ turn right ending with right foot pointed to right side

RIGHT SAILOR STEP, LEFT SAILOR STEP
1-2-3Cross step right behind left (angle body slightly), step side left, step right slightly forward and to right side
4-5-6Cross step left behind right (angle body slightly), step right to side, step left slightly forward and to left side

RIGHT COASTER STEP, ½ ARIEL RONDE
1-2-3Step back onto right, step left beside right, step right forward
4-5-6Step left forward, swing right left from back to front lifted from floor starting to turn ½ left, complete turn with weight on left

REPEAT
At the end of the 4th wall (facing 12:00) repeat counts 37-48 but modify counts 37-42 slightly to maintain flow
RIGHT CROSS STEP, ROCK LEFT, RECOVER RIGHT, LEFT CROSS, ROCK RIGHT, RECOVER LEFT

1-2-3Cross step right over left, rock side left, recover weight onto right
4-5-6Cross step left behind right, rock side right, recover weight onto left
Counts 43-48 remain as originally choreographed