Stand Back John

Choreographed by Gaye Teather

Description: 32 count, 4 wall, beginner/intermediate line dance
Music: The Size I Wear by Toby Keith

Intro: 54

RIGHT SIDE ROCK, CROSS SHUFFLE, TURN ¼ RIGHT, SIDE, SHUFFLE FORWARD
1-2 Rock right side, recover to left
3&4 Crossing chassé right-left-right
5-6 Turn ¼ right and step left back, step right side (3:00)
7&8 Chassé forward left-right-left

FULL TURN LEFT (TRAVELING FORWARD), SHUFFLE, STEP, TURN ½ RIGHT TWICE
1-2 Turn ½ left and step right back, turn ½ left and step left forward
Option for counts 1-2: step right forward, step left forward
3&4 Chassé forward right-left-right
5-6 Step left forward, turn ½ right (weight to right)
7-8 Step left forward, turn ½ right (weight to right) (3:00)
Option for counts 5-8: left rocking chair

LEFT SIDE ROCK, BEHIND-SIDE-CROSS, RIGHT SIDE ROCK, RIGHT FORWARD ROCK
1-2 Rock left side, recover to right
3&4 Behind-side-cross left-right-left
5-6 Rock right side, recover to left
7-8 Rock right forward, recover to left

DIAGONAL BACK, TOUCH/CLAP, DIAGONAL BACK, TOUCH/CLAP, FORWARD DIAGONAL TOE STRUT, CROSS TOE STRUT
1-2 Big step right diagonally back, touch left together and clap (at right shoulder level)
3-4 Step left diagonally back, touch right together and clap (at left shoulder level)
5-6 Step right toe diagonally forward, lower right heel
7-8 Cross left toe over, lower left heel

REPEAT

TAG
At the end of wall 3 (9:00)

RIGHT SIDE ROCK, CROSS SHUFFLE, LEFT SIDE ROCK, CROSS SHUFFLE
1-2 Rock right side, recover to left
3&4 Crossing chassé right-left-right
5-6 Rock left side, recover to right
7&8 Crossing chassé left-right-left

¼ MONTEREY TURN RIGHT, JAZZ BOX CROSS
1-2 Touch right side, turn ¼ right and step right together
3-4 Touch left side, step left together
5-8 Cross right over, step left back, step right side, cross left over