Reminiscing

This is my very first attempt at writing fiction. That is why this chapter is so small... You are most welcome to give me your opinion and review, I hope I'll be able to make the next chapter much longer then....

He was stunned to hear this. Sent off on the Roosevelt for a 3 month's mission, while the love of his life would be sent back to Israel, exposing herself to the wrath of Ari's and her father, should he ever find out who *really* killed his son.

Risking a quick side look to Ziva, he saw the usual composed face of his lover. No one but he, that he knew, would notice how deeply troubled she was by this announcement. He had been going out with her long enough to see that this was only an outer shell, built up during her hard times at Mossad. She was never allowed to let her guard down, so she had been taught all her life.

"Now, Gibbs, let me introduce your new team" the voice of the director sounded distant to Tony's ears, as his mind was wandering elsewhere, remembering, holding on to what he had with Ziva, to what might come and to what life might have in store for them…