Honeysuckle Waltz

by  Graham and Avril Watkins (1985)

Time 3/4. Tempo 31bpm. Commence in Normal Ballroom Hold, man facing, lady backing DC.  Man's steps only described.  Lady dances normal counterpart unless otherwise stated.

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Timing

REVERSE TURN - WHISK - WING

1 LF fwd DC, com to turn to L 1
  RF to side, still turning to L 2
  LF closes to RF, backing LOD 3
2 RF back down LOD, still turning to L 1
  LF to side, pointing DW 2
  RF closes to LF, facing DW 3
3 LF fwd DW 1
  RF diagonally fwd, R shoulder leading 2
  LF crosses behind RF, ending in PP 3
4 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP (Lady LF fwd in CBMP and PP) 1
  LF closes towards RF (Lady RF fwd preparing to step OP on L side) 2
  LF closes to RF ww, facing DC (Lady LF fwd in CBMP on L side) 3
2 TO 5 WEAVE - CHASSE FROM PP - OPEN IMPETUS TURN
5 LF fwd in CBMP OP, turning to L 1
  RF to side and slightly back, backing DW 2
  LF back in CBMP PO, still turning to L 3
6 RF back, backing DC 1
  LF to side, pointing DW 2
  RF closes to LF, facing DW &
  LF to side and slightly fwd 3
7 RF fwd in CBMP OP, com to turn to R 1
  LF to side, still turning to R 2
  RF closes to LF, backing LOD 3
8 LF back down LOD, turning to R (Lady RF fwd, turning to R) 1
  RF closes to LF, Heel Turn (Lady LF to side) 2
  LF diagonally fwd, L shoulder leading in PP, preparing to move along LOD (Lady RF to side having brushed to LF) 3
 HOVER - BACK HOVER - SWIVEL - CHASSE FROM PP
9 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP 1
  LF to side and slightly fwd, facing DW (Lady turns to L) 2
  Transfer weight to RF, backing DC against LOD 3
10 LF back in CBMP PO 1
  RF to side against LODF (Lady turns to R) 2
  LF to side in PP along LOD 3
11 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP 1
  LF closes to RF, swivel to face partner 2
  Position held, swivel to face DW (Lady DC) &
  LF to side in PP 3
12 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP 1
  LF to side and slightly fwd 2
  RF closes to LF &
  LF to side and slightly fwd (Lady turns 1/4 on this bar) 3
OPEN IMPETUS TURN - CHASSE FROM PP - CHAIR - SLIP PIVOT
13 RF fwd in CBMP OP, turning to R 1
  LF to side, still turning 2
  RF closes to LF, backing LOD 3
14 LF back down LOD, com to turn to R (Lady RF fwd turning to R) 1
  RF closes to LF, Heel Turn (Lady LF to side) 2
  LF diagonally fwd, L shoulder leading in PP, along LOD (Lady RF to side in PP having brushed to LF) 3
15 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP 1
  LF to side and slightly fwd in PP 2
  RF closes to LF &
  LF to side and slightly fwd in PP 3
16 RF fwd and across in CBMP and PP, Chair 1
  LF back in CBMP, com to turn to L (Lady square) 2
  RF back, facing DC in commencing position 3