Max carries a photograph of himself kissing 99 which appears to have been taken at Bowers Department Store but the exact circumstances are unknown [Episode #79: "99 Loses CONTROL"]; and, years later, 99 recalls an incident when Max kissed her on a mission crawling through the sewers under East Berlin as the time she knew he loved her [GS95 Episode #3: "Goodbye Ms. Jealous beyond words, Max follows her to Royal's casino and reveals him to be a KAOS agent.She returns to CONTROL feeling depressed about Royal, but more secure about Max's feelings for her [Episode #79: "99 Loses CONTROL"].99 tells Max that she was "raised in the country", presumably on her mother's property forty miles north of Twin Falls, Idaho.Her father is dead, but when alive he claimed to be a greeting card salesman, although he was really a spy [Episode #88: "Snoopy Smart Vs. He also looked exactly like the KAOS Agent Simon the Likeable [Episode #120: "And Baby Makes Four, conclusion"].I am the producer and host of Speaking of Partnership, a podcast that was inspired by a life of wearing the badge of self-sufficiency and independence proudly, until I realized it wasn't really a badge..was armor.My passion is helping you experience the power and payoffs of partnership by understanding and appreciating the opposite sex so you can feel safe, confident and understood in your personal, professional and family partnerships.Her mentor in these early days was Agent 12 [TV Movie: "Get Smart, Again! She speaks Chinese, German, and French (Episodes #28:"Ship of Spies, Part 2", #23:"I'm Only Human" and #36: "Casablanca"].
Oh cool, well I drive this car, and let me springboard off you to talk about myself!For years she tried to get him to notice her, but for the most part he refused to treat her as anything but a fellow spy and together they became, in the Chief's words, "the best working team I've got" [Episode #56: "Appointment in Sahara"].Several "near kisses" were interrupted by either Fang or gunshots [Episodes #1: "Mr.However, since the apparent Christmastime case at Bowers Department Store [Episode #4: "Our Man in Toyland"] cannot logically have taken place later than December 1964, it is likely that both events occurred at least a year earlier than usually thought.This theory is also consistent with Max' 1968 statement that they have worked together for five years [Episode #79: "99 Loses CONTROL"].
Her exact birthdate is unknown but Max says he has "known 99 since she was 24" [Episode #89: "Closely Watched Planes"].