|Disc No :
|First Aired :
||18 Sep 1995
||Jimmy Diggs, Steven J. Kay
|Guest Cast :
||Kes continually claims that this is her only chance to have "a child". Yet if the Ocampa females can only reproduce once in their lives, then multiple births would have to be the norm in order to keep the population stable.
|Body Count :
||Ocampa can only reproduce on one occasion in their lives, called 'the elogium'.
||"My children occupy a significant portion of my thoughts, now more than ever." - Tuvok to Neelix.
Kes enters puberty early and must decide whether to have a child during her one and only chance.