Tony is hiding a secret or three; it's how he copes with life. After an accidental discovery by Gibbs, the two men go on a trip that proves to be the start of something much, much bigger. Old enemies and ragged memories can't be held back forever; can the two agents hold out against enemies from without and within?
Characters: Abby Sciuto, Anthony DiNozzo, Donald Mallard, Leon Vance, Leroy Jethro Gibbs, Original character, Other, T.C. Fornell, Ziva David
Genre: Action, Angst, Friendship, Hurt/Comfort
Warnings: Domestic abuse, Rape, Violence