There was a lightness even in the way she sat. It was part excitement, part feeling more grounded than she had in years and part anxiety.
This was it, there was no going back now. Not that she would want to. As the final boarding call sounded and she rose to her feet, her cell phone let out a familiar chime.
"I’m right here. See you when you land.xo"
Ziva smiled as she walked towards the gate, knowing that in a matter of hours she would be right there with him and that there was nowhere she would rather be.