A/N As a few people very kindly requested it, I'm currently writing a longer BBT fic called The Covalent Bond Corollary. I don't want to start posting it until I have an overarching plot clear in my mind, so I started jotting down short Shenny stories to get me in the mood. One keeps leading to another. This is the first.

The Nominal Triplicate Postulate

Three times Sheldon says her name

"Penny!" Sheldon yelped, when she sat in his spot.

"Penny," Sheldon breathed, when she stole her first kiss.

"Penny," Sheldon smiled, when she held her hand out for the ring.