Gosh, this broke my heart.
This is when I knew she wasn’t going to take the job
Canon accepted. The series HAS to end with a picture of them pushing one of their kids on THEIR swingset.
You’re exceptional, you’re smart, you’re strong, you’re an asymmetrical thinker. I see bigger things for you.
“What does that say about us?” | 5.24 Watershed
#ugh so conflicted about this whole job situation #because i mean #i love it in theory #i love everything he said to beckett about how amazing and strong and wonderful she was #and how she deserves great things #and could do anything she wants to do #but i don’t like how he demeaned what she does do?? #what she does IS important #and i feel like while yes beckett could be in ~higher places #she’s not necessarily going to get more satisfaction from saving the world than she does from bringing closure to one family who needed it #and ultimately that’s what i want it to be about
Because with people, observations are personal. And where one person might see roses, another may see the chance to move on from an old life and on to a new one. — 5.23, ‘The Human Factor’