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Choreographer: Alan G Birchall (August 2001)

Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Dance: Four - Wall Line Dance
Steps/Count: 36
Music: I Walk The Line (Re-visited) – Rodney Crowell & Johnny Cash
BPM: 90/180  Album: Step In Line – Various Artists’
**The Huston Kid – Rodney Crowell – See notes below for this version
START ON LYRICS

STEPS
 

HEEL HOOK, HEEL FLICK, BEHIND, SIDE, IN FRONT, HEEL HOOK, HEEL FLICK, BEHIND, SIDE, TURN
1&  Tap Right Heel Forward, Hook Right Over Left Leg Slapping Right Ankle With Left Hand
2&  Tap Right Heel Forward, Flick Right Heel Out To Right Slapping Right Ankle With Right Hand
Alternative: 1-2 Tap Right Over Left, Tap Right To Right Side
3&4  Cross Right Behind Left, Step Left To Left, Cross Right Over Left
5&  Tap Left Heel Forward, Hook Left Over Right Leg Slapping Left Ankle With Right Hand
6&  Tap Left Heel Forward, Flick Left Heel Out To Left Slapping Left Ankle With Left Hand
Alternative: 5-6 Tap Left Over Right, Tap Left To Side
7&8  Cross Left Behind Right, Step Right To Right Making ¼ Turn Right, Step Forward On Left        3:00

¼ TURNING JAZZ BOXES x2 TOE & HEEL SWITCH’S
9&  Cross Right Over Left, Step Back On Left
10&  Making ¼ Turn To Right, Step Right To Right, Step Forward On Left        6:00
11&  Cross Right Over Left, Step Back On Left
12&  Making ¼ Turn To Right, Step Right To Right, Step Forward On Left        9:00
Note: Rotate Upper Body on these turns giving them a circular feel
13&  Touch Right Toe To Right, Step Right By Left
14&  Touch Left Toe To Left, Step Left By Right
15&  Touch Right Heel Forward, Step Right By Left
16&  Touch Left Heel Forward, Step Left By Right

STEP, LOCK, STEPS FORWARD, RIGHT MAMBO FORWARD, ½ SHUFFLE TURN
17&18  Step Forward on Right, Lock Left Behind Right, Step Forward on Right
19&20  Scuffing Left Past Right Step Forward On Left, Lock Right Behind Left, Step Forward On Left
21&22  Rock Forward On Right, Recover On Left, Step Right By Left
23&24  Make ½ Turn Left (Backwards) Stepping Left Right Left       3:00

½ SHUFFLE TURN, COASTER STEP, STEP ½ PIVOT x2, WALKS FORWARD
25&26  Make ½ Turn Left Stepping Right Left Right        9:00
27&28  Step Back On Left, Step Right By Left, Forward On Left
29-30  Step Forward on Right, Make ½ Pivot Left
31-32  Step Forward on Right, Make ½ Pivot Left
33-34  Step Forward On Right, Step Forward On Left
35-36  Step Forward On Right, Step Forward On Left

START AGAIN
 
Tag: After 4th Repetition (First Time You Come Back To Home Wall)
1&  Touch Right Toe To Right, Step Right By Left
2&  Touch Left Toe To Left, Step Left By Right
3&  Touch Right Heel Forward, Step Right By Left
4&  Touch Left Heel Forward, Step Left By Right

Note: You Will End the Dance Facing The Back (6:00) To Finish Facing Home Wall Replace Steps 5&6, 7&8 With:
5-6  Tap Left Over Right, Tap Left To Side
7-8-9  Cross Left Behind Right, Unwind Half Turn Left, Stomp Forward On Right With Arms out Spread (Taa Daa Style!!)

NOTES
For Huston Kid Album Version:On the forth repetition facing home wall, Restart the dance after step 32
On the seventh repetition you will be facing 3:00 Add the tagOn the ninth repetition facing 9:00
Unwind ¾ turn then stomp to finish facing home wallMany
Thanks go to Susan Davies for help with this version