|The Secrets in the Proposal|
|Season 9, Episode 1|
|Air date||September 16, 2013|
|Written by||Hart Hanson & Stephen Nathan|
|Directed by||Ian Toynton|
This episode was aired on Monday September 16, 2013.
The episode starts out when Cam, Bones and Booth are examining an air conditioning unit that contains the results of damaged human remains. Bones looks visibly upset with Booth following the events of last season's finale. As Bones goes to examine the remains, Cam warns Booth that he is about to lose Bones.
Intern of the WeekEdit
- Caroline Julian - Patricia Belcher
- Danny Beck - Freddie Prinze, Jr.
- Aldo Clemens - Mather Zickel
- Ted Norman - Rich Ceraulo
- Heinrich Gloeckner - Alastair Duncan
- Mr. Gough - John Hartmann
- Lily Thorn - Lucy Walters
- Marianne Thorn - Kathleen York
- You Belong To Me by The Boxer Rebellion
- Night Song by Family Band
- Actor Freddie Prinze. Jr (Danny Beck) married and worked with Sarah Michelle Gellar on Scooby Doo, and David Boreanaz used to work with Sarah on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Both times, they played a couple (Fred and Daphne, Buffy and Angel)
- At the end of the episode, the clock flashes the time, "4:47." Which was seen when Pelant switched Booth and Brennan's alarm clock in The Past in the Present
- This episode begin three months after season 8 finale, "The Secret in the Siege".
- In one scene Hodgins mentions to Angela that their DVR is set to record Sleepy Hollow. Interestingly, Bones would later have a crossover with Sleepy Hollow in Season 11.