Anaya met Deacon, who was a member of the Sange, and fell in love with him. Despite the restriction on intermingling between the Perdi and Sange, they continued their relationship and Anaya fell pregnant. Fearful of what might happen to them if the relationship was found out, the pair when to the Rebecca Lee Crumpler Free Clinic for a check up where they met Anissa Pierce. The leader of the Sange, Looker, found out about the pregnancy. Deacon went to Anissa for help, but died in her arms.
Anaya was with her family when Anissa arrived. Anissa had to break the news that Deacon had died, causing her to go into labor. Anissa helped Anaya to deliver twin daughters, one black and the other white.