Genevieve and Beauregard, by now lovers, share one towards the end of Anno Dracula, when Charles has been entrusted by the Diogenes Club with what was, by all means, a task that should have meant his death. For the first time since his wife's death, he professes it:
'Gené, I love you.' 'And I you, Charles. I you.' 'I you what?' 'Love, Charles. I love you.'