Poor Boy Shuffle

Choreographed by Vicki E. Rader

Description: 64 count, 4 wall, line dance
Music: Poor Boy Shuffle by The Tractors
           Bring On The Teardrops by Boy Howdy

The song "Poor Boy Shuffle" has a very abrupt intro. Not much time for more than 2 counts (7,8) before the vocals begin. Also, the bridge can be omitted when dancing to other songs.)

ROCK-STEP, COASTER STEP, STEP-PIVOT ½, SHUFFLE
1-2 Rock right forward, step left back
3&4 Step right back, step left together, step right forward
5-6 Step left forward, turn ½ right (weight to right)
7&8 Chassé forward left, right, left

ROCK-STEP, COASTER STEP, STEP-PIVOT ½, SHUFFLE (REPEATING STEPS 1 THROUGH 8)
9-16 Repeat 1 through 8

ROCK RIGHT, ROCK LEFT, KICK TWICE, ROCK RIGHT, ROCK LEFT, KICK TWICE
17-18 Rock right to side, rock left to side
19-20 Kick right foot diagonally toward left twice
21-22 Rock right to side, rock left to side
23-24 Kick right foot diagonally toward left twice

VINE RIGHT, TOUCH LEFT, ROLLING VINE LEFT (FULL TURN), TOUCH RIGHT
25-26 Step right to side, cross left behind right
27-28 Step right to side, touch left together
29-30 Step ¼ turn left on left foot; pivoting ¼ left on left foot, step right to side
31-32 Pivot ½ turn left on right foot; touch right foot next to left

JAZZ SQUARE WITH ¼ TURN RIGHT, JAZZ SQUARE IN PLACE
33-34 Cross right over left, step left back
35-36 Step ¼ turn right on right foot; step left foot next to right
37-38 Cross right over left, step left back
39-40 Step right back, step left together

LONG STEP FORWARD, SLIDE FORWARD, HOLD, STEP BACK, SLIDE, STEP BACK, SLIDE
41-42 Step long forward on right foot, begin sliding left foot forward toward right
43-44 Complete slide on left foot, hold the count (keeping weight on right foot)
45-46 Step left back, slide right foot back to left foot
47-48 Step left back, slide right foot back to left foot (keeping weight on left foot)

LONG VINE, ROCK LEFT
49-50 Step right to side, cross left behind right
51-52 Step right to side, cross left over right
53-54 Step right to side, cross left behind right
55-56 Step right to side, rock left on left foot

CROSSING TRIPLE (IN FRONT), SIDE-TOGETHER-SIDE, CROSSING TRIPLE (BEHIND), SIDE-TOGETHER-SIDE
57&58 Step right foot across left and step left foot to left, cross right over left
59&60 Step left foot to left and step right foot next to left, step left to side
61&62 Step right foot behind left and step left foot to left, cross right behind left
63&64 Step left foot to left and step right foot next to left, step left to side

REPEAT

16-COUNT BRIDGE
After the entire dance is repeated three times, there is an 80-count instrumental break. Repeat the entire dance once during the first 64 counts of the instrumental break and for the remaining 16 counts, add the following:
MONTEREY ¼ TURNS (4)
1-2 Touch right to side, pivot ¼ right on left foot
3-4 Touch left to side, step left together foot
5-6 Touch right to side, pivot ¼ right on left foot
7-8 Touch left to side, step left together foot
9-10 Touch right to side, pivot ¼ right on left foot
11-12 Touch left to side, step left together foot
13-14 Touch right to side, pivot ¼ right on left foot
15-16 Touch left to side, step left together foot
Then resume the dance