I completely agree. That was one of the best moments of the film to me, and it was very telling about who these two characters are and how they respond in a time of crisis. Uhura being there for Spock in such a mature and loving way showed that they are in it for the long haul, and I wouldn't expect anything less.
And by the way, you need to update your appearances on your website. 2011 has come and past. Lyla is beautiful. She looks really pretty and girly. I could tell she was a she
before reading the name. And of course the cats look nice too.
Forgive my poking around, but you have the link there in your signature, and I just clicked.