Rollin’ In My Sweet Baby’s Arms
4-wall 64 count  CW direction, Intermediate Line Dance
Choreographed by Diana Dawson (April 2008)
Choreographed to “Rolling In My Sweet Baby’s Arms” by Boxcar Willie (138bpm )
CD: Trucker’s  Greatest Hits, also available on iTunes
(16 count intro – Weight on left ready to begin)
(also recorded by many other artists – tempo and intro may vary – start on main vocals)

Section 1 ROLLING VINE RIGHT, TOUCH, SIDE -TOUCH x2

1-2   Turn right foot ¼ right,  make ½ turn right stepping back on left 3-4 Make ¼ turn right stepping right to right side, touch left next to right [12:00]

(Easy/non turning Option – steps 1-4 above – simple Grapevine Right, Touch)
5-6    Step left to left side, touch right next to left
7- 8   Step right to right side, touch left next to right


Section 2 ROLLING VINE LEFT,  TOUCH, RIGHT CHASSE, 1/4 TURN LEFT CHASSE

1-2   Turn left foot ¼ left,  make ½ turn left stepping back on right   3-4        Make ¼ turn left stepping left to left side, touch right next to left [12:00]
(Easy non-turning Option – steps 1-4 above – simple Grapevine Left, Touch)
5&6   Step right to right side, step left next to right, step right to right side
7&8   Make ¼ turn left stepping left to left side, step right next to left, step left to left side [9:00]

Section 3 STROLL FORWARD, KICK, STROLL BACK, BALL CHANGE

1-2-3-4 Walk forward on right, left, right, kick left forward
5-6-7    Step back on left,  step back on right, step back on left, &8 Step right next to left, step left next to right (weight onto left)

Section 4 MONTEREY 1/2 TURN x2
1-2    Point right to right side, make ½ turn right stepping right next to left [3:00]
3-4    Point left to left side, step left next to right
5-6    Point right to right side, make ½ turn right stepping right next to left  [9:00]
7-8    Point left to left side, step left next to right
1&2  Step right to right side, step left next to right, step right to right side
3-4    Step left back and behind right, recover forward onto right
5-6    Make ¼ turn right stepping back on left, make ½ turn right stepping forward onto right[6:00]
7-8    Step forward on left, step forward on right  


Section 6 LEFT FORWARD, ROCK,COASTER STEP,STEP,PIVOT ½ TURN LEFT,STOMP x2

1-2     Step forward onto left foot, recover back onto right foot 3&4 Step back on left, step right next to left, step forward on left
5-6     Step forward on right foot, pivot ½ turn left (weight onto left) [12:00]
7-8     Stomp right foot in place, stomp left foot in place

Section 7 RIGHT CHASSE, BACK, ROCK, LEFT CHASSE, BACK, ROCK
1&2   Step right to right side, step left next to right, step right to right side
3-4     Step left back and behind right, recover forward onto right
5&6   Step left to left side, step right next to left,  step left to left side
7-8     Step right back and behind left, recover forward onto left

Section 8 HEEL TAP, TOE BACK, 1/4 TURN, POINT, JAZZBOX, TOUCH
1-2       Tap right heel forward, touch right toe back
3-4       Step right foot forward making ¼ turn right, point left out to left side [3:00]
5-6-7-8  Cross left over right, step back on right, step left to left side, touch right next to left

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