Properly, Hannah has one much less drawback now.
She put her boogeyman Zelko out of her distress on NCIS: New Orleans Season 5 Episode 16.
And subsequent the exhausting work begins: rebuilding the household that Hannah has been holding at arms’ size.
Lastly, most of Hannah’s again story that had been hinted at all through the season was proven. And sure, she made the precise decisions all alongside to maintain her household protected. The one mistake was letting VIctor Zelko escape in Yemen, to come back again to hang-out her and everybody else concerned in that mission.
I did not even acknowledge Liam, Hannah’s previous associate, who was being tortured by Zelko within the opening scene. Granted, he was in fairly tough form, not taking a look at all like he did when he got here to warn Hannah on NCIS: New Orleans Season 5 Episode 14 about how Zelko and his household had been killed in Yemen.
Too dangerous Liam was so disposable, as I am positive he’d have tales to inform about Hannah within the previous days. However NCIS: New Orleans received such a roster of recurring characters that it’s important to draw the road someplace.
Hannah needed to make a tricky resolution. Nobody is aware of Zelko higher so she actually would have been helpful within the seek for him. However she’d despatched away her household as soon as earlier than and they’re nonetheless making an attempt to get well from that painful however vital resolution, so she needed to go along with them this time.
Not that the group was terribly far behind Zelko. He was in Ukraine killing Liam. No, wait, now he is in Mexico, not distant from New Orleans. And moderately than hitch a trip on any of these drug-smuggling planes, he got here in on the one ship arriving from Veracruz. However Satisfaction and LaSalle had been a step behind and he was gone once more.
No, wait! The Mossad agent determined it was a good suggestion to slide the tackle of the hideout lodge to Zelko, so they might lure and overwhelm him with their superior numbers.
That labored out effectively, did not it? Because it was, did not Satisfaction take out considered one of Zelko’s accomplices with that nice mirror-aided shot and Gregorio the opposite, along with her sniper rifle whereas six Mossad brokers received killed? Ziva could be soooo pissed.
Avner ought to get a little bit credit score for leaping Zelko and getting shot, which allowed Ryan and Naomi to flee. However then, he was the one who permitted the Yemen mission understanding that Zelko’s household was current, intel to which Hannah wasn’t privy.
So the pissed-off, musclebound terrorist looking for vengeance towards everybody concerned in that mission was actually Avner’s fault, wasn’t it? No marvel Hannah instructed him that she despised him for unnecessarily placing her household in peril but once more.
Hannah got here up huge when she needed to, taking down a person twice her measurement with a helpful reside electrical cable. Approach to improvise! Zelko will not be strolling away from that.
Satisfaction and firm had been largely background characters this episode, apart from eliminating Zelko’s accomplices. This was Hannah’s highlight episode, as she conquered the person who had tousled her household life for a lot of the previous couple of years.
The specter of Zelko has been erased. Yeah, the tape of the mission received launched, however that is fairly just a few information cycles previous at this level. A terrorist’s household received killed, however contemplating all of the collateral injury that Zelko induced by the years,
I doubt there will likely be a lot blowback for Hannah’s participation, particularly now that it was revealed Mossad agent permitted that mission.
Now for the exhausting work for Hannah: resurrecting her household.
Due to Hannah’s job, Naomi has gotten caught twice in firefights, having to be relocated as soon as and put into protecting custody one other time. Are you able to say counseling?
It makes you marvel how brokers primarily based abroad can efficiently have household lives if their family members could be within the line of fireplace.
I used to be afraid that Hannah was simply going to stroll away with a view to preserve Ryan and Naomi protected from her harmful job. Luckily, the narrative is not taking that route.
Shifting away from risky abroad conditions to New Orleans was a wise transfer by Hannah. Not contacting her household for 3 months after arriving as a result of she was afraid of what their response is perhaps was not. It is exhausting to fault Ryan for being offended with Hannah, in the beginning for not getting in contact.
He is needed to be a single guardian. Now he is the day-to-day guardian, having to instill self-discipline in Naomi, whereas Hannah will get to be the enjoyable “weekend” guardian, who visits, performs after which leaves.
Whereas the love stays sturdy between Hannah and Naomi, it’s miles too early to inform whether or not Ryan and Hannah can restore their relationship, or if they’ll change into divorced dad and mom sharing custody. It could be good to see them work it out.
The subsequent query is whether or not Hannah goes to wish some extra day off to reconnect along with her household.
That will be the right excuse to ship Satisfaction again to steer the New Orleans squad full time. It is what he is been doing anyway, whereas criminally uncared for his Particular Agent in Cost place. Hannah might be his lieutenant as an alternative, which is what she’s been doing anyhow.
Now to see if he can nonetheless function with out all of the particular clearances he is been having fun with as SAC.
To observe Satisfaction’s misadventures in paperwork, watch NCIS: New Orleans on-line.
Is Hannah protected now, or will her previous pop up once more?
Ought to she take extra day off?
Will she and Ryan reunite?