In the video, Maks admitted to being nervous about doing the flips, because he's scared of tossing people. Meryl on the other hand seemed to have a lot of fun, and since she's so much smaller than Maks they were able to take advantage of that. "I'm too old for this," Maks joked.
Their dance was high energy, and, yes, full of flips. Meryl was clearly having a ton of fun. It was cute and flirty and what you want swing to be. It got a lot of cheers.
Len told Meryl she was swinging, and so was the band. "That swing had wings. Fly on girl." Bruno called it a swinging acrobatic extravaganza, but said she lost timing a couple of times. Maks seemed to disagree, and wanted details. Bruno provided them. Carrie Ann agreed that she saw the mistakes, but loved that Meryl had Maks working his butt off. "You are truly a star in these athletic numbers.
Catch the next episode of Dancing With the Stars Season 18 on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
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