Characters: Desmond, Penny. Mentions of Charlie, Sayid and Nadia.
Pairings: Desmond/Penny, implied Desmond/Sayid if you squint.
Warnings: Spoilers all the way up through S5. Mentions of character death.
Summary: For jenthegypsy, who requested Desmond. The day Desmond learns Penny is pregnant, he learns of Sayid's marriage. The week of Charlie's birth, he learns of Nadia's death.
Charlie Hume entered the world in the same week that Nadia Jarrah departed it