Boss Man
TYPE: 2 Wall Line DanceRATING: Intermediate
COUNT:32STEPS:38
CHOREOGRAPHED BY:Gloria Johnson - Country Time Dance Lines
MUSIC: "Loosen Up My Strings" (Dance Mix) by Clint Black
"When the Wrong One Loves You Right" by Wade Hayes
REVISED: (2/16/99) to clarify steps 25-32 and add easy variation
STEP DESCRIPTION:

BALL-CHANGES W. FINGER SNAPS, ROCK-STEP, PIVOT TURN
&1,2    Step RIGHT to right side; Cross-step LEFT over Right; hold & snap fingers;
&3,4    Step RIGHT to right side; Cross-step LEFT over Right; hold & snap fingers;
5,6       Step RIGHT back; Rock forward onto LEFT;
7,8       Step RIGHT forward; Pivot 1/2 turn left shifting weight to Left.

CROSS-BALL-CHANGE, SAILOR SHUFFLE, SIDE TOUCHES W. CROSS-STEPS
9&10   Cross-step RIGHT over Left; Step LEFT in place; Step RIGHT in place;
11&12 Cross-step LEFT behind Right; Step RIGHT in place; Step LEFT in place;
13,14  Touch RIGHT toe to right side; Cross-step RIGHT over Left;
15,16  Touch LEFT toe to left side; Cross-step LEFT over Right.

MONTEREY TURNS
17,18  Point RIGHT toe to right side; Pivot 1/2 turn right on ball of LEFT shifting weight to Right;
19,20  Point LEFT toe to left side; Step LEFT beside Right;
21,22  Point RIGHT toe to right side; Pivot 1/2 turn right on ball of LEFT shifting weight to Right;
23,24  Point LEFT toe to left side; Step LEFT beside Right.

RIGHT VINE, SAILOR SHUFFLES
25,26  Step RIGHT to right side; Cross-step LEFT behind Right;
27,28  Step RIGHT to right side; Step LEFT slightly forward;
29&30 Cross-step RIGHT behind Left; Step LEFT in place; Step RIGHT in place;
            (Feet should be crossed with Right behind and to left of Left with weight on Right)
31&32 Cross-step LEFT behind Right; Step RIGHT in place; Step LEFT in place.
            (Feet should be crossed with Left behind and to right of Right with weight on Left)

_____VARIATION
- Steps 25-32

(Note for those folks who find Steps 25-32 a little too intricate, try this easy alternative...)
  SHUFFLE, 1/2 TURN, SHUFFLE, 1/2 TURN
  25&26 Shuffle forward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
  27,28   Step forward on LEFT; Turn 1/2 turn right (weight on both feet)
  29&30 Shuffle forward on RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT
  31,32   Step forward on LEFT; Turn 1/2 turn right (weight on Left)

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN
ADDED TO THE ARCHIVES: 2 NOV 1998
Dance Copyright remains with choreographer named above. Step description layout Copyright 1994 - 2016 CrackerBilly LLC dba Country Time Dance Lines. Permission is given by Country Time Dance Lines to copy and teach as long as nothing is altered.
CHOREOGRAPHER CONTACT INFORMATION:
Gloria Johnson  (Updated 10 APR 2013)
Phone:(386) 218-4228
Address:Country Time Dance Lines; 2403 Lake Tiny Road, Deltona, FL 32738
Email: gloriaj@country-time.com    OR  gloriaj@cfl.rr.com
Website: http://www.gloriajohnson.us  AND www.country-time.com