THE FLEA MARKET

 

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A waltz mixer by Mary and Bill Lynn, Brentwood Missouri

LS E-36, Side B. Track 3.

Music: "I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now"

Formation: Circle of couples in promenade position, facing LOD.

Footwork: Opposite throughout, directions are for the man.

INTRO: Standard acknowledgment.

Meas. (3 counts per meas.)

1- 4 WALK, 2, 3; TURN; BACKUP, 2, 3; 4, 5, STOP; Stop on last count ready to start travel in the opposite direction.

5- 8 WALK, 2, 3; TURN; BACKUP, 2, 3, 4, TURN, FACE; Traveling RLOD with M still on inside and hands still joined, walk 12 steps as in Meas. 1-4, turning on count 6 to face LOD and hold promenade position; the last six steps are backup steps along RLOD but partners turn to face on the last two counts, drop right hands but hold left hands.

9-12 BOX THE FLEA, 2, 3; SIDE, TOUCH, -; BOX IT BACK, 2, 3; SIDE, TOUCH, -;

5- 8 STAR LEFT TO A NEW PARTNER, STAR RIGHT WITH HER AND BOTH TURN TO FACE LOD IN PROMENADE POSITION TO START THE DANCE AGAIN

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