* Roberts likes to put several per book. Eve and Roarke professing their love for one another is common.
** In Visions in Death, Eve discloses her god-awful childhood to Peabody. Peabody hopes that Eve cut her dad to pieces and actually cries.
** In Creation In Death, Feeney admits to being proud of Eve, and Eve considers Feeney her [[ParentalSubstitute real father]].