Lyre, Lyre, Pants on Fire

An NCIS freeverse piece

by mew-tsubaki

Note: *A bit of season 8 spoilers. :P* Disclaimer: I don't own NCIS, Donald P. Bellisario does. Read, review, and enjoy!

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H A R D

j/a\g/g\e/d\

e d g e s

Why must Ziva feel as though…

that's all she has

?

So many years to earn his

trust,

So many years to

stand up to him,

So many years to

get him to look her way

So why does she feel that

they're back at

s q u

? a

1 e r

3 little letters…to make Ziva feel as though she's the butt of

Every

Joke [in the]

Book

(Wasn't there a ~movie~ called that?

"E.J. Barrett Must Die"?

Or maybe jealousy is overriding Ziva's memory now)

Tony does not have to

·say·

anything for it to hurt

In fact,

him ((shutting up))

hurts more

because it means someone else is his intellectual equal

How many times does she have to tell him

that there is no

C. I. R~a~y. ?

She cannot trust that man

Gibbs & Tony…

they were

r i g h t

NCIS && CIA

do not mix

But…maybe

NCIS && NCIS

don't mix either

(Dear lord, if only that were

t-t-t-true…!

Then E.J. would be gone…)

However, Ziva knows the

tables. have. turned.

She wants Tony's a·t·t·e·n·t·i·o·n—

but she's not Mossad anymore. . .

and Tony's sweet words&&jokes

are turning into a horrid kind of

catchy tune

that won't leave her head

or

H E A R T

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Hmm, not too bad for my 1stNCIS freeverse. I've written many FVs, but this… Ooh, I hate EJ! Xo

Thanks for reading and please review!

-mew-tsubaki :)