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Count: 64. Wall: 4. Level: Improver-2 step
Choreographer: Rachael McEnaney (UK) (February 2010)
Music: It Happens by Sugarland. Album: Love on the Inside. (Approx 180 bpm)


The dance may appear long with 64 counts as it is all written in even counts please don’t let this put you off.

INTRO: 32 Heavy Beats - Dance begins on vocals.

TOUCH FORWARD, TOUCH SIDE, TOUCH BEHIND, KICK, BEHIND, SIDE, CROSS, HOLD
1-4   Touch R toe forward, Touch R toe to right, Touch R toe behind L, Kick R 45° right
5-8   Step R behind L, Step L to left, Cross R over L, Hold

TOUCH TOE IN, TOUCH HEEL OUT, TOUCH TOE IN, KICK, BEHIND, 1/4 RIGHT, FORWARD, HOLD
1-4   Touch L toe beside R, Touch L heel 45° left, Touch L toe beside R, Kick L 45° left
5-8   Step L behind R, Turn ¼ right step R forward, Step L forward, Hold [3:00]

MAMBO FORWARD, HOLD, BACK, BACK, BACK, HOLD, COASTER BACK, HOLD, TRIPLE FULL TURN FORWARD (OR RUN 3 FORWARD), HOLD
1-4   Rock R forward, Recover onto L, Step R back, Hold
5-8   Step L back, Step R back, Step L back, Hold
1-4   Step R back, Step L beside R, Step R forward, Hold
5-8   Turn ½ right step L back, Turn ½ right step R forward, Step L forward, Hold
EASY OPTION: (5-8) Run forward Left, Right, left, Hold

STOMP, STOMP, MONTERAY 1/4 RIGHT, STOMP, STOMP, HEEL FORWARD, HOLD, TOE BACK, HOLD, ROCKING CHAIR
1-4   Stomp R beside L, Stomp L beside R, Touch R to right, Turn ¼ right step R beside L [6:00]
5-8   Touch L to left, Step L beside R, Stomp R beside L, Stomp L beside R
1-4   Touch R heel forward, Hold (Option: Clap), Touch R toe back, Hold (Option: Clap)
5-8   Rock R forward, Recover onto L, Rock R back, Recover onto L
RESTART: Wall 3you will begin Wall 4 facing 12:00

STEP, LOCK, STEP, HOLD, STEP, LOCK, STEP, HOLD, STEP, HOLD, PIVOT 1/2 LEFT, HOLD, STEP, HOLD, PIVOT 1/4 LEFT, HOLD
1-4   Step R forward, Lock L behind R, Step R forward, Hold
5-8   Step L forward, Lock R behind L, Step L forward, Hold
1-4   Step R forward, Hold (snap fingers), Pivot ½ left, Hold (snap fingers) [12:00]
5-8   Step R forward, Hold (snap fingers), Pivot ¼ left, Hold (snap fingers) [9:00]

64     REPEAT

RESTART: Wall 3, dance to count 48 (Rocking Chair) then restart (facing 12:00).