While apprehending and arresting three Navy enlisted men running an automotive chop shop (using tools stolen from a Navy motor pool), Gibbs, Tony, and Ziva unexpectedly find the severed head of an adult man on ice inside a cooler in the trunk of one of the stolen cars. Abby learns that the head is that of a Navy captain who died four months before in the Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland; she also finds a problem with the created remains said to be those of the deceased. McGee determines the owner of the stolen car, then Tony, McGee, and Ziva discover major evidence. The furnace operator disappears, but the gang find him, and they figure out the whole thing. Written by
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In the touching final scene Gibbs and the widow exchange honored and traditional wishes often used among Marines and Navy people; the widow says to Gibbs, "Semper fi", and he responds to her, "Fair winds and following seas". See more
When Gibbs places the two service record printouts in front of a Petty Officer he is about to interrogate, they show two different service members with the same Social Security Number. See more
Lay some tissue samples on me, Duckman.
[Ducky gestures for Palmer to do it
So, light meat or dark?
[Abby shoots him an incredulous look
With a big dash of creepy, Jimmy.
It's my delivery. I need to work on that.
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