Ghosts from Gibb's past make him ponder how different his and many other lives would have been without his career switch to NCIS. This mood was triggered by a desperate aftermath to the team's latest case. Aboard a ship, a naval officer and a contractor were shot. The weapon traces to financially stressed analyst Michael Rose, whose model son Steven's college fund was in great danger. Written by
Did You Know?
Gibbs gives McAlister a quarter to play a song on the jukebox. He punches in E-7. E-7 is the enlisted rank of Gunnery Sergeant that Gibbs held as a Marine. See more
While talking to his mother on a bench Gibbs is holding a newspaper. On his first glance the paper is blank except for the title "The Virginia Ledger". Under the title is the newspaper's website Virginia-ledger.com. Later in the scene the paper is filled in and the website changes to virginialedger.com. See more
I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive
Hank Williams, Sr. See more