OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER Basic, R-H lady progression
4 ladies chain, turn Mary Lou Now circle 8, halfway will do Allemande left your corner girl, go right and left and then Dopaso, it's corner right, partner left and then Allemande thar, back up star Shoot that star then promenade Promenade, don't keep them waiting We'll start our celebrating When I swing with you, Mary Lou
FIGURE C4, corner progression
Left allemande and a dosado Men move in, star left you know Come on back for a catch all 8 1/2 by the right and back by the left Go full around to the corner, you box the gnat and then Grand right & left, meet Mary Lou Promenade go two by two *Bells are ringing, people singing Soon we'll all be swinging Back at home with you, Mary Lou
MIDDLE BREAK (ALTERNATE) A1
4 ladies chain, turn Mary Lou Heads go forward, back with you Cross trail, around one, behind the sides star thru Sides square thru 3/4 round will do Left allemande and right & left grand When you meet promenade hand in hand Bells are ringing, people singing I can hear the choir singing When I swing with you, Mary Lou
*Steeple bells will soon be ringing All the choir's singing When I swing with you, Mary Lou
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Mary Lou, Mary Lou
Cross my heart, I love you.
Every bell in the steeple is ready to ring
And all the people are planning pretty presents all for you.
Won't you give me your promise true?
Why for miles around they're waiting
To start their celebrating
When you say "I do"
Lyrics by Abe Lyman, J. Russell Robinson, and George Waggoner. Recorded by Bing Crosby.