TITLE: Someone Who Understands (DiNozzo/Ziva)
SUMMARY: Set after Obsession. DiNozzo needs someone who understands.
TITLE: Optimistic (Gibbs)
SUMMARY: Gibbs is optimistic that he can finally let go.
TITLE: Please Come Back (Ducky)
SUMMARY: Set during Patriot Down. Ducky is very concerned for Gibbs.
TITLE: Falling Leaves (DiNozzo/Ziva)
SUMMARY: Tony is watching his children play in the falling leaves and remembering.
TITLE: Too Much
SUMMARY: Set after Rule Fifty-One. Everything is too much for Gibbs. He decides he has to get away for a while and be alone.
TITLE: Time Will Tell
SUMMARY: Set after Borderland. Gibbs gets a second visitor.
NUMBER OF STORIES: Six
WORD COUNT FOR MAY: 6,709
STORY LENGTHS: Between 300 and 3,022 words.