These are my lessons: Back back side- together Hi, my name is…you are … I’m…new. I don’t know the rhythm. I only know to start with my right foot. Back back side- together. I’m a student….sort of…this is ..hard. The instructor marks the beats: slow slow quick-quick Change partners and try again: Slow slow quick-quick I’m Allison. I’m new…um…. I’m stiff and struggling to follow the steps. Follow the lead. Everyone dances around me effortlessly. Lead and follow across the floor. promenade, rock step, turn Conversations and relationships. I start again. slow slow quick- quick I’m Allison. I just started taking lessons.