FOOLISH HEART
Choreographed by: Robbie McGowan Hickie (UK)
Music: Don't Pretend With Me by Vince Gill (88/176 bpm) CD: These Days
Descriptions: 32 Count - 4 wall line dance - Beginner/Intermediate level

16 Count intro  
Alternative: “Christmas Cookies” by George Strait (90/180 bpm…16 Count intro – On vocals) CD…“Country Superstar Christmas 3” 
 
Diagonal Step Forward. Touch. Diagonal Step Back. Touch. Right Scissor Step. Side Strut. Cross Strut. Left Scissor Step. 
1& Step Right diagonally forward Right. Touch Left toe beside Right 
2& Step Left diagonally back Left. Touch Right toe beside Left. 
3&4 Step Right to Right side. Close Left beside Right. Cross step Right over Left. 
5& Step Left toe to Left side. Drop Left heel to floor. 
6& Cross step Right toe over Left. Drop Right heel to floor. 
7&8 Step Left to Left side. Close Right beside Left. Cross step Left over Right.  
 
Right Side. Together. Forward. Step. Pivot 1/2 Turn Right. Step. Toe-Heel-Stomp. Toe-Heel-Cross. 
1&2 Long step Right to Right side. Close Left beside Right. Step forward on Right. 
3&4 Step forward on Left. Pivot 1/2 turn Right. Step forward on Left. (Facing 6 o’clock) 
5& Touch Right toe beside Left (Right knee turned in). Touch Right heel diagonally forward Right. 
6 Stomp forward on Right.  
7& Touch Left toe beside Right (Left knee turned in). Touch Left heel diagonally forward Left. 
8 Cross step Left over Right. 
Note: Counts 5 – 8 above Should Travel Slightly Forward.  
 
Vine 1/4 Turn Right. Step. Pivot 1/2 Turn Right. Step Forward. Right Forward Coaster. Left Coaster. 
1&2 Step Right to Right side. Cross Left behind Right. Turn 1/4 turn Right stepping forward on Right. 
3&4 Step forward on Left. Pivot 1/2 turn Right. Step forward on Left. 
5&6 Step forward on Right. Step Left beside Right. Step back on Right. 
7&8 Step back on Left. Step Right beside Left. Step forward on Left. (Facing 3 o’clock) 
 
Right Lock Step Forward. Triple Full Turn Right. Right Mambo Forward. Left Shuffle 1/2 Turn Left. 
1&2 Step forward on Right. Lock step Left behind Right. Step forward on Right. 
3&4 Travelling Forward…Left triple step turning Full turn Right stepping Left. Right. Left. 
5&6 Rock forward on Right. Rock back on Left. Step back on Right. 
7&8 Travelling Back…Left shuffle turning 1/2 turn Left stepping Left. Right. Left. (Facing 9 o’clock) 
Easier option: Counts 3&4 above…Left Lock Step Forward. 
Start Again  
 
ENDING: When dancing to the music “Don’t Pretend With Me”…Dance ends on Counts 31&32 of Wall 6 To end Facing Front Wall, replace Left Shuffle 1/2 Turn Left with … Left Triple Full Turn Left (on the spot)  
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