Father & Daughter

Choreographed by Karen Hadley

Description: 48 count, 4 wall, beginner/intermediate line dance
Music: I Loved Her First by Heartland

24 count intro, starting on main vocals

DIAGONAL FORWARD, DRAG TOUCH, DIAGONAL BACK, POINT, CROSS TWINKLE, CROSS TWINKLE TURN ½ RIGHT
1-3 Cross left over right towards right diagonal, drag right to touch beside left, hold (body angled towards 1:30)
4-6 Still facing diagonal (1:30), step right back returning to place, touch left to side, hold
7-9 Straightening up, cross left over right, step right together, step left in place
10-12 Cross right over left, turn ¼ right with small step left back, step right turn ¼ right, (6:00)

DIAGONAL FORWARD, DRAG TOUCH, DIAGONAL BACK, POINT, CROSS TWINKLE, CROSS TWINKLE ¾ TURN RIGHT
13-15 Cross left over right towards right diagonal, drag right to touch beside left, hold (body angled towards 7:30)
16-18 Still facing diagonal (7:30), step right back returning to place, touch left to side, hold
19-21 Straightening up, cross left over right, step right together, step left in place
22-24 Cross right over left, turn ¼ right with small step left back, turn ½ right and step right forward, (3:00)

BASIC WALTZ STEP FORWARD, BACK, SWEEP, SAILOR STEP, BACK, SWEEP
25-27 Step left forward, step right together, step left in place
28-30 Step right back, sweep left out from front to back over 2 counts
31-33 Cross left behind right, step right slightly to right side, step left in place
34-36 Step right back slightly behind left, sweep left out from front to back over 2 counts

BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, LONG STEP SIDE, DRAG TOUCH, FULL ROLLING TURN LEFT, CROSS TWINKLE
37-39 Cross left behind right, step right to side, cross left over right
40-42 Long step right to side, drag left to touch beside right, hold
43-45 Step left turn ¼ left, turn ½ left and step right back, step left turn ¼ left
46-48 Cross right over left, step left together, step right in place, (3:00)

REPEAT

TAG
At the end of wall 4
DIAGONAL FORWARD, DRAG TOUCH, DIAGONAL BACK, POINT, CROSS TWINKLE, CROSS TWINKLE
1-3 Cross left over right towards right diagonal, drag right to touch beside left, hold (body angled towards 1:30)
4-6 Still facing diagonal (1:30), step right back returning to place, touch left to side, hold
7-9 Straightening up, cross left over right, step right together, step left in place
10-12 Cross right over left, step left together, step right in place