A photo of Ralph Waite as Gibbs' father on NCIS. It looks like he survived the seventh season finale ... at least temporarily.
A photo from the eighth season premiere of NCIS. Where will the investigation of this pilot's death lead our team?

NCIS Season 8 Episode 1 Quotes

Mike: Do what you have to do for family.
Gibbs: What rule is that?
Mike: The unspoken one.

Gibbs: Dad, I can stop this. I need your help.
Gibbs Sr.: Whatever it takes.
Gibbs: Okay, let's go fishing.