Dal Segno al Fine (Awakenings Book 6)

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
Dal segno al fine (D.S. al fine) means to start back at the segno mark and continue playing until you reach the final barline. It literally means "play from the sign to the end." It's simply a repeat sign.

Cian and Margo try to find their way back to each other. Cian's version of "The Revival".

Pronunciation and meanings of the Irish words:
Aoife- ‘Ee-fa’
Breandan- ‘Brendon’
Cian- ‘Key-an’
Daideó- ‘dadj yoh’ grandpa
Eoin- ‘Oh in’
Áilleacht- ‘awl-yukht’ beauty
Mhamó- ‘mum oh’ grandma
Chuisle- ‘koo-shla’ a romantic term, literally means pulse
Eejit- ‘ee-jit’ foolish person
Gobdaw- ‘gob-da’ idiot
Leanbh- ‘l-yon-ov’ my child
Muppet- dummy
Nollaig Shona- ‘Nul eek hon a’ merry Christmas.
Pissing-raining
Póg mo thoin- ‘pog ma hone’ kiss my ass
“You’ve got a face on you like a well slapped backside”-angry
Wagon- An overbearing, contrary and unattractive woman

Table of Contents

Ch. 1

Submitted: August 22, 2017

I hit the ground running when I moved to New York City.  I spent my whole first day figuring out the subway.  A pocket full of ... Read Chapter

Ch. 2

Submitted: August 23, 2017

I went into the kitchen to grab a beer and Jordyn watched me from her bedroom door.  Margo still hadn’t come home.  I was goi... Read Chapter

Ch. 3

Submitted: August 23, 2017

I barely spent any time at the apartment over the next few weeks.  Everything was coming together nicely for the store, but I still ... Read Chapter

Ch. 4

Submitted: August 23, 2017

****A Niente is a short story placed during chapter 3, but isn't necessary for the rest of this story.   I wanted Margo to h... Read Chapter

Ch. 5

Submitted: August 27, 2017

I knew I had freaked Margo out when I brought up marriage.  I thought she’d get over it in a day or two, but she didn’t.  S... Read Chapter

Ch. 6

Submitted: August 27, 2017

I looked in Margo’s room when I got up.  The coffee was made and I knew it was too early for Jordyn to wake up, but I didn’t see... Read Chapter

Ch. 7

Submitted: August 27, 2017

I wanted to have a slow, quiet day with Margo.  We had both gone through the ringer the night before and needed time to decompress.&... Read Chapter

Ch. 8

Submitted: August 27, 2017

Our parents were thrilled when we told them.  They overwhelmed us with hugs and kisses and questions.  God, there were so many ... Read Chapter

Ch. 9

Submitted: August 27, 2017

Margo and I had Jordyn and Xander over one nightthe summer after we got married.  We barbecued and played cards.  The night was... Read Chapter