Honeysuckle Saunter

by  Ian and Sue Webster (2002)

Time 4/4. Tempo 28bpm. Commence in Normal Ballroom Hold, man facing, lady backing LOD.  Man's steps only described.  Lady dances normal counterpart unless otherwise stated.

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Timing

WALKS - FALLAWAY REVERSE - STEP IN PP AND RONDE TO CROSS -
FALLAWAY SLIP PIVOT, SIDE, CLOSE

1 LF fwd facing LOD H S
  RF fwd facing LOD H S
2 LF fwd facing LOD, com to turn to L HT Q
  RF to side and slightly back, R shoulder leading in fallaway, moving down LOD, backing DW T Q
  LF back in CBMP and fallaway, backing DW TH S
3 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP against LOD, pointing DC against LOD HT Q
  Ronde LF fwd and around to cross in front of RF, facing DC against LOD TH Q
  RF to side and slightly back in fallaway, moving down LOD, backing DW TH S
4 LF back in CBMP and fallaway, backing DW TH Q
  RF back, LF held in CBMP, Slip Pivot to left, backing LOD, turning lady in line THT Q
  LF to side, facing against LOD TH Q
  RF closes to LF, facing against LOD TH Q
TURNING HOVER TO PP - FWD, SIDE, CLOSE IN PP -
UNDERTURNED PROMENADE TURN, SIDE, CLOSE
5 LF fwd, facing against LOD, com to turn to L HT S
  RF to side, Hover, moving against LOD, facing wall T Q
  LF to side in PP, facing DW, make 3/8 turn to L on this bar (Lady DC, make 1/8 turn to L on this bar) TH Q
6 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP, moving along LOD, facing DW H S
  LF to side in PP, moving along LOD, facing DW H Q
  RF closes to LF, slightly back, in PP, facing DW TH Q
7 LF to side in PP, moving along LOD, facing DW H S
  RF fwd in CBMP and PP DW, com to turn to R H S
8 LF to side and slightly back, backing LOD, cont turning to R THT Q
  RF fwd, facing DC, cont turning to R HT Q
  LF to side, facing LOD TH Q
  RF closes to LF, facing LOD TH Q
FWD, SIDE, CLOSE TO OPEN CPP - SOLO OUTWARD TURN -
SOLO INWARD TURN -
FWD INTO WHISK IN OPEN CPP WITH DOUBLE HOLD -
FWD TWINKLE IN OPEN CPP IN DOUBLE HOLD
9 LF fwd, facing LOD, releasing RH hold and com to turn slightly to L H Q
  RF to side and slightly fwd in CPP, facing DC (Lady DW) adopting Double Hold H Q
  LF closes to RF, slightly back in CPP, turning 1/8 on this bar (Lady turning 3/8 on this bar) TH S
10 Releasing hold, lowering arms to side and com to turn to R (Lady to L) RF fwd, facing LOD HT S
  LF to side, cont to turn to L, end facing DW against LOD (Lady DC against LOD) TH S
11 RF fwd against LOD, com to turn to R (Lady to L) HT Q
  LF to side, moving against LOD, facing centre and partner T Q
  RF crosses behind LF, facing DC in Open CPP, adopting Double Hold TH S
12 LF fwd and across in CBMP and Open CPP in Double Hold, along LOD, pointing DC HT Q
  RF closes to LF, slightly fwd in Open CPP in Double Hold TH Q
  LF back in Counter Fallaway, against LOD, backing DW against LOD, leaving RF extended to side TH S
TURNING CHASSES - WING - FOURSTEP
13 Com to turn to R, RF to side and slightly fwd, pointing LOD TH Q
  LF closes to RF, facing LOD, adopting Ballroom Hold TH Q
  Turning slightly to R, RF fwd between partner's feet, facing DW H S
14 LF to side, turning lady to PP, along LOD, pointing DW H Q
  RF closes to LF, slightly back in PP, facing DW TH Q
  LF to side in PP, along LOD, pointing DW H S
15 Turning slightly to L, RF fwd in CBMP and PP, pointing down LOD (Lady LF fwd and across in CBMP and PP, along LOD, pointing DC, com to turn to L) H Q
  LF to side, small step, backing DC against LOD (Lady RF fwd, R shoulder leading, preparing to step OP on L side) TH Q
  RF back in CBMP PO on L side, facing DW (Lady LF fwd in CBMP OP on L side, facing DC against LOD) TH S
16 LF fwd in CBMP OP on L side, com to turn to L, facing DW HT Q
  RF to side, small step, facing LOD (Lady LF to side, slightly longer step) TH Q
  LF back in CBMP PO on R side, facing LOD TH Q
  RF closes to LF, facing LOD TH Q