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I’M GONNA HAVE A GOOD DAY        

Choreographer: Alan G Birchall (April 2004)

Level: Intermediate
Dance: Four-Wall Line Dance
Steps/Count: 32 + 4 Count Tag At End Of Every Verse
Music: Talking Optimist Blues (Good Day Today) – Neil Diamond
CD: Tennessee Moon    
BPM: 105/210      Start: On Lyrics - 8 Counts From Beat       Secs: 12
Or Any Reasonable Two Step Music

STEPS

¼ SIDE SHUFFLE, STEP, ½ PIVOT, ¼ TURN, SHUFFLE ¼ TURN, STEP ½ PIVOT
1&2 Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right, Step Right To Right Making ¼ Turn Right      3:00
3-4 Step Forward On Left, ½ Pivot Right      9:00
5&6 Make ¼ Turn Right, Step Left To Left, Step Right By Left, Step Left To Left Making ¼ Turn Left      9:00
7-8 Step Forward On Right, ½ Pivot Left      3:00

RIGHT SHUFFLE, RUMBA ‘BOX’, WALKS BACK
9&10 Step Forward On Right, Step Left By Right, Step Forward On Right
11&12 Step Left To Left, Step Right By Left, Step Forward On Left
13&14 Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right, Step Back On Right
15-16 Walk Back Left Right

COASTER STEP, WALK FORWARD, TOUCH FORWARD, BACK, STEP ½ PIVOT
17&18 Step Back On Left, Step Right By Left, Step Forward On Left
19-20 Walk Forward Right, Left
21-22 Touch Right Heel Forward, Touch Right Heel Back
23-24 Step Forward On Right, ½ Pivot Left      9:00

TOUCH FORWARD, BACK, RIGHT SHUFFLE, STEP ½ PIVOT, FULL TRIPLE TURN
25-26 Touch Right Heel Forward, Touch Right Toe Back
27&28 Step Forward On Right, Step Left By Right, Step Forward On Right
29-30 Step Forward On Left, ½ Pivot Right      3:00
31&32 Full Triple Turn Right Stepping Left, Right, Left      3:00
Alt: Left Shuffle Forward

START AGAIN

Tag:   After EVERY VERSE ONLY!!
HEEL, HOOK, HEEL, FLICK, STOMP, STOMP
1& Touch Right Heel Forward, Hook Right Over Left Shin
2& Touch Right Heel Forward, Flick Right Heel Out To Right Side
3-4 Stomp Right By Left, Stomp Left By Right