- In "The Quadripartite Affair," Illya finally getting it when a frustrated Marion reaches her breaking point and lashes out at him for being so cold and aloof. The prolonged hug they share afterwards is probably one of the sweetest moments to ever go down on television.
Illya: For a few moments then, let us pretend I'm a human being.
- In "The Children's Day Affair," Napoleon derailing his escape to help Illya, who has just been worked over by Mother Fear and is badly injured. The way he gently asks him what's the matter and then immediately begins tending to his wounds says everything.