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ONLY SIXTEEN                      

Choreographer:
Alan G Birchall

Level:
Easy Intermediate
Dance: Two-Wall
Steps/Count: 32
Music: Only Sixteen - Sam Cooke    BPM: 100
CD: Various Compilations
Only Sixteen - Dr Hook      BPM: 95
CD: Sharing The Night Together & Others
Start: On Lyrics

STEPS

SCISSOR STEP, HOLD, COASTER STEP, HOLD
1-2 Step Right To Right, Left By Right
3-4 Cross Right Over Left, Hold Clicking Fingers
5-6 Step Back On Left, Right By Left
7-8 Cross Left Over Right, Hold Clicking Fingers

SIDE, BEHIND, SWEEP, 3/4 TURN RIGHT, STEP, LOCK, STEP, STEP DIAGONAL
9-10 Step Right To Right, Left Behind Right
11-12 Weight On Left Sweep Right Around Left, Make 3/4 Turn Right Transferring Weight To Right      9:00
13-14 Step Forward On Left, Lock Right Behind Left
15-16 Step Forward on Left, Step Right To Right Diagonal

LEFT SAILOR STEP, SAILOR 1/4 TURN RIGHT, STEP, 1/2 PIVOT, STEP, TOUCH
17&18 Cross Left Behind Right, Step Right To Right, Step Left By Right
19&20 Cross Right Behind Left, Step By Right Making 1/4 Turn Right, Step Forward on Right      12:00
21-22 Step Forward On Left, 1/2 Pivot Right      6:00
23-24 Step Forward on Left, Touch Right Behind Left Clicking Fingers

STEP, TOUCH, STEP, SCUFF, CROSS, SCISSOR STEP
25-26 Step Back On Right, Touch Left Over Right Clicking Fingers
27-28 Step Forward On Left, Scuff Right Past Left
29-30 Cross Right Over Left, Step Left To Left
31-32 Step Right By Left, Cross Left Over Right

START AGAIN

At end of the Dr Hook Version, the music slows, carry on at normal speed
you will end the dance facing the home wall
Add a slow unwind full turn to the right sweeping Right around Left