1969 - Moscow, Russia: Sasha kills Two-Eight-Six Gamma a.k.a. Juan. Sentenced to be whipped with the knout.
1972 – Port Arthur, Australia: Empath Riot, Jack and Sylvaine escape (not together)
1974 – Barcelona, Spain: Sasha and Jack meet, she takes him in and escapes on the train to Marseille
1975 – Paris, France: A conversation in a café at Paris, and when she follows he shots her with his tranq gun. Six months later; Jack’s killed someone, and he calls her.
1976 – Rome, Italy: Sasha gets knifed, and Jack is there to patch her up.
1978 – [Sasha captures him again, but the train is derailed. Jack pulls her from the wreckage and then flees]
1981 – Copenhagn, Denmark: Jack is captured by two patrolmen, interrogated, and escapes badly beaten. Sasha finds him, and flips. Budapest, Hungary: Some months later, Jack and Sasha have a conversation in a church. Saransk, Russia: Valentine the Prince of Scoundrels takes Sasha to see a rather ill Jack, and then makes her an offer. Jack has a conversation with Valentine's wife, Katerina.
1985 – Story starts