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Sylum Clan, NCIS, Buffy Characters:
Tony, Gibbs, Abby, Ichabod, McGee, Ducky Warnings:
This is just a little side snippet to Strength Behind an Enemy, Chapter 21. Archive: Sylum Clan
, Beyond Canon
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Tony was in the middle of enjoying an excellent piece of pizza with his mate and clan. They were sitting in one of the meeting rooms, going over some notes on a case that was coming up for trial, but mostly just enjoying the time without Ziva or Madam Director in their space.
It wasn’t that Ziva was really a problem, but Tony really did not like Sheppard, she was beginning to grate on his patience. However, at the moment Tony wasn’t thinking anything beyond ‘Pizza Good’
. The team was surprised by the door suddenly opening and a member of reception bringing in a large bouquet of deep red roses. “These are for you Agent Dinozzo,” the young man said before placing them on the table and walking away.
Once he was gone Tony stood and pulled the card out of its holder, while the group looked on expectantly. Tony’s surprised laughter filled the room and Gibbs reached over plucking the card from his mate’s hand.
“What does it say?” Abby asked, enjoying the mirth on Tony’s face.
Gibbs grinned slightly and began to read: “Dear Tony; Thanks for Cerial I enjoyed him immensely. He was a wonderful companion and well worth whatever you paid him. He stayed with me for a few days and managed to relieve all my stress and boredom nicely. LoveBuffy
Ducky chuckled and shared a look with Ichabod, while Tim smiled, pleased by the emergence of Buffy’s playful side. It made the men who knew Buffy as a child hope that this meant she could be saved.