Fire + Water
Episode 12 of 24 within Season Two. Item 41 of 151 overall.
Production number 212.
Adam Horowitz - Writer
Edward Kitsis - Writer
Jack Bender - Director
208 votes

When Charlie’s vividly surreal dreams lead him to believe Claire’s baby, Aaron, is in danger, Locke suspects Charlie may be using drugs again.

Meanwhile, Sawyer encourages Hurley to act on his attraction to Libby. Flashbacks will feature 8-year-old Charlie and 12-year-old Liam.

original airdate--January 25, 2006     rating--19.05 million


songs--"Main Title" (Composed by J.J. Abrams)

  1. "He's Evil" by The Kinks
  2. "Papa Loves Mambo" by Perry Como


Flashback--Charlie Pace

Goofs: Charlie takes a step and breaks the virgin statue. Half a second later it's broken in a totally different way.

Title Meaning: Charlie sets a fire, in order to take Aaron to the water, to baptize him, as he wishes to save the baby from danger. The title also references the biblical quote by John the Baptist of being baptized by fire and water.


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Previous episode :
040 The Hunting Party
Next episode :
042 The Long Con

regional titles

Fire + Water
Fire + Water
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Feuer und Wasser
Dóiteáin + Uisce
Fuoco e acqua
Fire + Water