When I Cry

Choreographed by Maria Hennings Hunt

Description: 48 count, 2 wall, beginner/intermediate line dance
Music: It Only Hurts Me When I Cry by Raul Malo

Start dancing on lyrics

SYNCOPATED JAZZ BOX, CROSS, SIDE, BACK ROCK, CHASSE LEFT
1-2 Cross right foot over left foot, step left foot back
&3-4 Step right foot to side, cross left over right, step right foot to side
5-6 Rock left foot behind right foot, recover on right foot
7&8 Step left foot to side, step right foot to left foot, step left foot to side

CROSS ROCK, CHASSE ¼ TURN RIGHT, STEP PIVOT ½ TURN, SHUFFLE FORWARD
1-2 Rock right foot over left foot, recover on left foot
3&4 Step right foot to side, step left foot to right foot, step right foot ¼ turn to right
5-6 Step left foot forward, turn ½ turn over right shoulder, step onto right foot
7&8 Step forward left foot, step right foot to left foot, step forward left foot (9:00)
Or shuffle full turn forward

WALK, WALK, RIGHT KICK, LEFT KICK, PADDLE ¼ TURN LEFT TWICE
1-2 Walk forward right and left
3&4 Kick right leg forward, step onto right foot and kick left leg forward
&5-6 Step on to left foot, step right forward, paddle ¼ turn left recover on left
7-8 Step forward right foot, paddle ¼ turn left (3:00)

ROCK FORWARD, TRIPLE ½ TURN RIGHT, ROCK ¼ TURN, CROSS SHUFFLE
1-2 Rock forward on right foot, recover on left foot
3&4 Shuffle half turn over right shoulder, stepping right, left, right
5-6 Rock forward on left foot, turn ¼ to right foot recovering weight on right foot
7&8 Cross left foot over right, step right foot to side, cross left foot over right (12:00)
Restart here on wall 4

KICK BALL CROSS, KICK BALL CROSS, SIDE ROCK, SAILOR ½ TURN RIGHT
1&2 Kick right leg forward, step right foot back, cross left foot over right
3&4 Kick right leg forward, step right foot back, cross left foot over right
5-6 Rock right foot to side right, recover on left foot
7&8 Step right foot behind left, turn ½ right stepping left foot to side, step right forward (6:00)

STEP TOUCH, STEP TOUCH, OUT, OUT, HOLD - 3 BEATS
1-2 Step left foot to side, touch right toe next to left foot (no weight)
3-4 Step right foot to side, touch left toe next to right foot (no weight)
&5 Step left foot out to side left, step right foot out to side right
6-8 Hold

REPEAT

RESTART
Restart after count 32 on wall 4

ENDING
On wall 6 repeat the last two sections (from the kick ball crosses) to end with the music