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of the West and Southwest
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Hook Up, Boys, Call
Head Couples right and ring up four, Circle four in the middle of the floor, Right to your Partners and form two lines.
Three steps forward and three steps back, and Swing your Partner with a right hand 'round, your Right hand up and your left hand down, now Hook up, boys, as you come around, and Swing your Corner like a'ridin' on a hack, and Hook up, boys, as you come back, now Swing your Honey with a Two Hand Swing, Head Couples lead across the ring. Across the hall and ring up four, Circle four as you did before, Right to your Partners and form two lines-Three steps forward and three steps back, and Swing your Partner with a right hand 'round, your Right hand up and your left hand down, now Hook up, boys, as you come around, and Swing your Corner like a*ridin5 on a hack, and Hook up, boys, as you come back, now Swing your Honey with a Two Hand Swing, and Balance to your place in the ring.
Chorus
On the Corner with your left hand, a Right to your Partner, Right and Left Grand. Grand Right and Left 'till you meet your own, Promenade your Partners home, with a Big foot up and a little foot down, Take your Honey right on around. Balance to your Partners all, Square your sets and listen to the call-






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