Follow Your Neighbor
DEFINITION:
Dancers facing IN release hands with the person next to them (their neighbor) and step straight forward, join adjacent forearms with the one they meet and turn 3/4 to become Centers of a new wave. At the same time, dancers facing OUT "Follow" their Neighbors by moving forward in a 3/4 looping turn, turning toward their neighbor to finish adjacent to their neighbor as the Ends of the new ocean wave.

When done from right-hand boxes, the dancers facing in turn by the right hand and the dancers facing out loop around right-face, to finish in a left-hand ocean wave. When done from left-hand boxes, the dancers facing in turn by the left-hand and the dancers facing out loop around left-face, to finish in a right-hand ocean wave.

STARTING FORMATION:
Box circulate.

TIMING:
6 steps.

STYLE:
The facing in dancers use a forearm turn in the center, blending into hands up position as they meet their "neighbor" in the ocean wave. To enhance the flowing action of the dance, facing out dancers execute a flowing three quarter looping turn as opposed to an abrupt spot turn.