A Naval Reserve lieutenant in mufti dies of a single gunshot to his head in a public park in Washington, DC; Gibbs and company investigate; the victim has a business card bearing the name of Timothy McGee, who learns that his paternal grandmother, Penny, is involved with the vic; Tony and McGee intercept Penny and talk with her. The victim teaches math at a local university and works for a think tank in the boondocks of Virginia. Abby figures out the burns on his fingertips. Attention turns onto Penny, who survives three attempts on her life, and who proves to be a tough nut. The gang put all the pieces together and catch the bad guy, then Penny gets a ride home with Ducky, and McGee calls his father.
Did You Know?
This is the third episode title to include a character's name, following Kill Ari and Sharif Returns. See more
In the beginning while lieutenant booth is speaking with his wife on the phone in the distance shot his phone is in his right hand, in the close up it is in his left had without adequate time to change the hand the phone is in. See more
Dr. Donald Mallard
There's plenty of time to turn off each other's calls once you're married, Mr. Palmer. I'd advise you not to start before you've even exchanged your wedding vows.
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