Xena and Gabrielle discover about Lexa’s true nature as a Nightblood the day she comes to the world; however they manage, at least for a few years, to keep the child with them, until one day they’re forced to leave her in Polis so that she may follow her destiny. Years later they will come back, looking for their daughter.
“You know, nothing would make me happier than seeing you again. You were my light. But I just realized what it was that you gave me– a light of my own. There’s something I gotta do– something you’d want me to do. I love you.”