Blue Bayou (GMP 929) Bob Shiver

OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK - CLOSER

Circle left
* I'm going back someday, come what may, to Blue Bayou
Left allemande the corner lady, Dosado your own, Men star left one time
Now turn the partner by the right, Your corner Left allemande
Come back and Swing and promenade
We'll never be blue, and dreams come true on Blue Bayou

FIGURE 1

Heads promenade half way round the ring
Walk in square thru it's four hands I sing
Go all the way and a right and left thru
Come on let's pass thru, trade by
Swing thru, boys will trade, a turn thru and go
Left allemande come back and promenade
That familar sunrise through sleepy eyes, how happy I'd be

FIGURE 2

Heads square thru four
Dosado, Swing thru, Boys run
Tag the line, Face left, Ferris wheel
Come on let's pass thru, trade by
Centres pass thru, Swing, Promenade
That familar sunrise through sleepy eyes, how happy I'd be

FIGURE 3

Sides pass the ocean, Right and left thru
Double pass thru, Track two
Swing thru, Boys run, Ferris wheel
Double pass thru, Track two
Swing, Promenade
That familar sunrise through sleepy eyes, how happy I'd be

FIGURE 4
Sides promenade half way
Square thru four hands
Dosado, Swing thru, Boys run
Half tag, Face left, Trade by
Swing, Promenade
That familar sunrise through sleepy eyes, how happy I'd be

OPTIONAL CLOSER:

Head Ladies Center Tea Cup Chain,
I’m Going back some day, come what may to Blue Bayou
Where you sleep all day and the catfish play on Blue Bayou (CIRCLE LEFT!)
Allll those fishing boats with their sails afloat LEFT ALLEMANDE and PROMENADE.
That familiar sunrise thru sleepy eyes how happy I’d be
Four ladies chain across and back...I’ll never be blue, where dreams come true on
Blue Bayou

* Where you sleep all day and the catfish play, on Blue Bayou

* All those fishing boats with their sails afloat, If I can only see