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MY VERONICA
Count: 64. Wall: 4. Level: Improver/Lower Intermediate
Choreographer: Peter & Alison, TheDanceFactoryUK, March 2008
Music: Veronica by Barbados


INTRO: 16 count, after heavy beat starts…on verse vocals as he sings the word "raised" in the phrase "well I raised the highest mountain"

LEFT FORWARD BOX
1-4      Step L to left, Step R together, Step L forward, Hold
5-8      Step R to right, Step L together, Step R back, Hold

1/4 LEFT FORWARD BOX
1-4      Turn ¼ left step L to left, Step R together, Step L forward, Hold
5-8      Step R to right, Step L together, Step R back, Hold [9:00]

SIDE, TOGETHER, 1/4 LEFT, HOLD, STEP, PIVOT 1/2 LEFT, STEP, HOLD
1-4      Step L to left, Step R together, Turn ¼ left step L forward, Hold
5-8      Step R forward, Pivot ½ left, Step R forward, Hold [12:00]

TRIPLE FULL TURN RIGHT, HOLD, TRIPLE FULL TURN LEFT, HOLD
1-4      Turn ½ right step L back, Turn ½ right step R forward, Step L forward, Hold
Easier option: Step L forward, Step R together, Step L forward, Hold
5-8      Turn ½ left step R back, Turn ½ left step L forward, Step R forward
Easier option: Step R forward, Step L together, Step R forward, Hold [12:00]

1/4 RIGHT ROCK LEFT, RECOVER, CROSS, HOLD (OR CROSS TOE STRUT), VINE RIGHT(OVER)
1-4      Turn ¼ right rock L to left, Recover onto R, Cross L over R, Hold (or execute a cross toe strut on counts 3-4)
5-8      Step R to right, Cross L behind R, Step R to right, Cross L over R [3:00]

SIDE, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, SIDE, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, FORWARD, HOLD
1-4      Step R to right, Rock L back, Recover onto R, Step L to left
5-8      Rock R back, Recover onto L, Step R forward, Hold [3:00]

STEP, PIVOT 1/2, STEP, HOLD, ROCK RIGHT, RECOVER, TOGETHER, HEEL FORWARD
1-4      Step L forward, Pivot ½ right, Step L forward, Hold
5-8      Rock R to right, Recover onto L, Step R together, Touch L heel forward [9:00]

ROCK LEFT, RECOVER, TOGETHER, HOLD, MONTEREY 1/2 (ENDING WITH LEFT TOUCH TOGETHER)
1-4      Rock L to left, Recover onto R, Step L together, Hold
5-8      Touch R toes to right, Turn ½ right step R together, Touch L toes to left, Touch L together [3:00]

64       REPEAT

EASY ENDING: Dance to count 28: the full right turning triple & hold (or easier option R forward triple). Dance finishes facing front wall.