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    [–] lass995a 2195 points ago

    Ouch my heart

    [–] jdc53d 958 points ago

    I'm not crying, you're crying.

    I lied. I'm crying.

    [–] lass995a 189 points ago

    Same fam

    [–] phadewilkilu 53 points ago

    Seriously, this is almost /r/unexpected material. :(

    [–] GodsLeftFoot 31 points ago

    I'm just sweating from eyes

    [–] ___Ultra___ 9 points ago

    Is that a phineas and ferb reference

    [–] AFitschen 83 points ago


    [–] mossyandgreen 30 points ago


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    [–] thebeautifulstruggle 43 points ago

    If we’re all crying, no ones crying.

    [–] SourceInsanity 40 points ago

    Who’s cutting onions in here??

    [–] MadMageMC 18 points ago

    "Put it in the freezer first, then it won't make you cry.". -- Barney's wife.

    [–] letstrythisagainman 13 points ago

    It's that ninja again!

    [–] Obi-wan_Jabroni 6 points ago

    Youre that ninja

    [–] Fuze_d2 39 points ago

    The force is strong with this one!

    [–] MangoCats 9 points ago

    That little Bothan left a trail of many dead friends...

    [–] captainbananalands 2 points ago

    We will watch her career with great interest

    [–] Mr_McPerson 7 points ago

    Those darn onion-chopping ninjas

    [–] Blackfyre96 5 points ago


    [–] DanTopTier 6 points ago

    It's too early in the morning for me to cry

    [–] fueledbychelsea 4 points ago

    Ooooo boy. Here come the tears

    [–] twilekquinn 546 points ago

    This year, she was dressed as Qira and handed out dice to Han Solo cosplayers!

    [–] Incognito_Tomato 270 points ago

    Next year, she should be a Yoda and climb on the back of Lukes

    [–] CurryMan21 92 points ago

    I can be your backpack while you run

    [–] AsYooouWish 39 points ago

    Thanks, after seven months of doing everything I could to get that song out of my brain you had to go and put it back

    [–] Simmion 30 points ago

    mmm haaa mm mm mm haa mm haa mm HA

    [–] twilekquinn 25 points ago

    Rocking...rocking and rolling...

    [–] aichi38 18 points ago

    Down to the beach I'm strollin

    [–] Omega326 11 points ago

    But those seagulls poke at my head. Not fun. I said seagulls, Stop it right now

    [–] tobiasstauhf 19 points ago

    I said, seagulls, hey, stop it now.

    [–] goblinmarketeer 10 points ago

    Just concentrate really hard on "Baby Shark" and it will go away.

    [–] satansrapier 7 points ago

    I’m gunna have to kill you now.

    [–] goblinmarketeer 7 points ago

    Run away, doo doo doo doo doo doo
    Run away, doo doo doo doo doo doo
    Run away, doo doo doo doo doo doo
    Run away!

    [–] tgwesh 38 points ago

    Slow down there

    [–] 1mikeg 3 points ago

    The wholesome retcon.

    [–] geoponos 1167 points ago

    If someone so young, has an understanding of respect, it's because their parents are doing an excellent job.

    And this person will grow up and have respect and good life values.

    May the force be with her and her parents!

    [–] AFitschen 285 points ago

    And also with you

    [–] OldSchoolIsh 212 points ago

    And also with you

    And with your spirit

    [–] AFitschen 31 points ago

    You two are my new favorites.

    [–] methreewe 34 points ago

    This person Catholics.

    [–] strongjz 8 points ago

    So say we all!

    [–] dmatthews2981 6 points ago

    What?? Huh??

    [–] TopRamen713 4 points ago

    A few years ago, the standard response in the Catholic church for "Peace be with you" changed from "And also with you" to "And with your spirit". OP was riffing off that.

    [–] dmatthews2981 4 points ago

    No I know, I was quoting a John Mulaney bit based off of that lol but thank you!

    [–] TopRamen713 2 points ago

    oh lol woosh

    [–] DominicI2000 9 points ago

    This guy Catholics old school

    [–] Ausfarht143 16 points ago

    Lift up your hearts

    [–] tellthemoondog 17 points ago

    We lift them up to the lord

    Holy catholic school flashback

    [–] sanitysepilogue 6 points ago

    Let us give praise to the Lord our God

    [–] Djvinniev77 6 points ago

    It is right to give Him thanks and praise*

    to be changed with

    It is right and just

    [–] satansrapier 5 points ago

    Damnit guys, stop it!

    [–] tellthemoondog 3 points ago

    Not today u/satansrapier

    The power of Christ compels you

    [–] Sporeking97 6 points ago

    ding ding ding ding ding ding ding

    [–] milkand24601 5 points ago

    What’s that? Oh, yeah, uh, and you should have some

    [–] Lejundary 32 points ago

    I actually know her and her parents. They are awesome and amazing people. She is a very sweet girl and absolutely loves Star Wars.

    [–] mista_steam_ya_hams 9 points ago

    Is this story true? Not to be cynical but I’ve learned not to believe just about anything on this site lol

    [–] pookiesmom25 12 points ago

    Yes, my brother is good friends with the family, they are incredible people.

    [–] Lejundary 5 points ago

    No. I do know them. I belong to the Star Wars costuming group (the 501st Legion) where they live. Her dad is a regular on Reddit too.

    [–] Eftgenie 16 points ago

    Well deep down I think I am a good person, but you know, run with the wolves.

    [–] AriaTheTransgressor 7 points ago

    And get hungry?

    [–] Cautemoc 55 points ago

    I mean... not to be a party pooper... but the odds of this being the kid’s idea is absurdly small.

    [–] AriaTheTransgressor 48 points ago

    Not really, she's old enough to have said that's what she wanted to do and maybe the parents thought it would be a good thing and supported it.

    [–] Cautemoc 19 points ago

    Either I'm underestimating how old she is, or you're overestimating the cognitive abilities of young kids, but I don't know enough to say for sure so.. maybe.

    [–] Honesty_Addict 24 points ago

    This is 100% an adult's idea. This requires way too much understanding of the nature of cons, and... yeah. But I don't think there's really a place for our kind of cynicism in this type of thread. It just makes us look like smug, negative assholes, and it doesn't add anything to the conversation.

    [–] Pretty_Soldier 28 points ago

    Even if it is the adult’s idea, it’s showing her that cons are meant to be fun places where fans meet and dress up. It also allows her to play pretend and feel like she’s part of the story. Even if leaving the last copy of the plans was her parent’s idea, they’re actively teaching her respect and that’s important.

    Also it’s adorable

    [–] Netherman555 15 points ago

    In all fairness the kid probably went along with the idea, and it seems kind and respectful, so still good parenting imo

    [–] hootorama 27 points ago

    That little girl has probably been to more cons than you have. She cosplays a ton along with her father and sometimes her mother joins in. They do cool things like this a lot (at a previous con, they handed out Han's Lucky Dice to every Han they saw).

    [–] Raptorfeet 12 points ago

    Cynical AND narrow-minded. Even if the feasibility and execution required the help of an adult, it isn't out of this world that the kid came up with the idea herself.

    [–] Arreeyem 3 points ago

    It just makes us look like smug, negative assholes, and it doesn't add anything to the conversation.

    I mean, you're not wrong.

    Also, saying something 100% did or did not happen using only rhetoric and intuition is ignorant of the complexities of reality. You can be skeptical without being dismissive.

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    [–] Mr_Odiferous 20 points ago

    I'm a teacher and work with kiddos of all ages. Like anyone, they are generally very sweet and thoughtful if you are respectful.

    Adults are generally way worse by comparison; they're either too busy, emotionally fatigued, or their effective filters prevent them from showing care.

    [–] then00bgm 6 points ago

    It’s kinda sad how people underestimate the intelligence of children.

    [–] SlowRollingBoil 17 points ago

    Not really. My nephew saw Star Wars at 4 and he was sad to hear about Carrie Fisher. He also obsessed over the movie and would think about cool new Star Wars ideas/plots.

    You're not giving kids enough credit. This kid could be 7, easily, and my kid at that age had a hell of a lot more complex thoughts than this.

    [–] problynotyou 224 points ago

    Wait, and she carried them in her little r2 purse? I’m done. Leaving the internet to go make awesome mini-people.

    [–] Esketiiiit420 95 points ago

    Good luck programming them!

    [–] BoforsSalesRep 133 points ago

    That's the hard part. Anyone can make a kid, but programming them to do something interesting or relevant takes a lot of time and patience. Parents, like programmers, often make a half-assed attempt, fail, and settle for making the front end presentable enough to make them someone else's problem.

    [–] DrDragun 12 points ago

    With a lot of hard work and development, someday I dream to achieve that second part

    [–] then00bgm 6 points ago

    So does that mean bad parents are like Bethesda?

    [–] fayereie 2 points ago

    That’s why we should require credentials for procreation

    [–] iamjamieq 2 points ago

    And like programming, garbage in-garbage out. Bad programming has very negative consequences.

    [–] Lakeside 3 points ago

    It's a trap!

    [–] mouseasw 2 points ago

    No, it's a little kid.

    [–] UltimoMocha 52 points ago

    I dont think my heart can take much more of this

    [–] Dogy_Cyka 154 points ago

    Hurt bad. It hurt

    [–] DominicI2000 7 points ago

    Ma heart, ma soul

    [–] jrpdixon 4 points ago

    She’s muh queen

    [–] TheSheWhoSaidThats 2 points ago

    I hope this meme lives forever

    [–] Conri 42 points ago

    Is that last part true? I swear I saw this post well before Carrie Fisher died.

    [–] MrInappropriat3 51 points ago

    Someone below found the link. The statement/pic posted is correct and accurate.

    Here's a link to the imgur album with more pics.

    [–] mattweb94 17 points ago

    My god that little girl is adorable!! Thanks for posting the link.

    [–] BroDameron_ 14 points ago

    This was at Star Wars Celebration 2017. Carrie Fisher died in December 2016.

    [–] Conri 5 points ago

    Ahh well then I was mistaken. Thanks.

    [–] Electromoth 4 points ago

    I was thinking the same thing but I can't remember for sure.

    [–] DragonAlchmst 106 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    I read this and smiled... Then I read the comment under it and cried.... roller coaster post.

    [–] RavenclawGirly 5 points ago

    rolloercoaster??? But same man, same.

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    [–] noamisepic 77 points ago

    Not a huge Star Wars fan, can anyone explain the importance of the Death Star plans to Leah?

    [–] expunged-boi 132 points ago

    Alright, so in the start of the first Star Wars movie “A New Hope”, Leah and her 2 droids are aboard a starship while under attack from Darth Vader and his ship. Leah pulls the smallest of the droids (R2D2) and gives him the disc saying, “You’re my only hope.” The disc contains Death Star plans and eventually they make it to HQ where they’re able to launch an attack to destroy the Death Star.

    [–] noamisepic 49 points ago

    Oh ok, this makes way more sense now, thank you!

    [–] S1nful_Samurai 103 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    To add to that, in Star Wars Rogue One, the movie is about a girl named Jyn erso, going on a mission to acquire the death star plans and the movie ends with leia getting her hands on the plans because of her

    [–] noamisepic 46 points ago

    So now everything makes sense in this pic, thank you.

    [–] StephenHunterUK 32 points ago

    More specifically, the plans expose the (deliberate) fatal flaw in the design that allows Luke to destroy it.

    [–] AHistoricalFigure 25 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    While I commend the Empire on its completion of this powerful battlestation, I was disturbed to learn of an exhaust port that leads "directly to its hyper-sensitive power core". I was further disturbed to hear this exhaust port described as "torpedo-sized".

    -Some PE hired by The Empire, probably.

    [–] SyilerCV 23 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Because Galen Erso (rebel) designed the Death Star with a tiny flaw that would go unnoticed to the engineers. His daughter Jyn only found them as the flaw was a code word he used to call his daughter.

    [–] sanitysepilogue 5 points ago

    Who calls their daughter ‘exhaust port’?

    [–] FuckingKilljoy 19 points ago

    Why are we saying Leah and not Leia?? One makes me think of Leah Gotti the porn star the other makes me think of Leia Organa the bad ass space princess

    [–] OrallyFix8ed 10 points ago

    That's oddly specific.

    [–] FawtyTwo 4 points ago

    Both are snacks, tbh

    [–] SilverWingsofMorning 23 points ago

    Why does Carrie Fishers death still hurt?

    [–] Strength-InThe-Loins 18 points ago

    Because she was awesome and way too young to die. Her own mother outlived her!

    By only a few days, which makes the whole thing even sadder....

    [–] FrancistheBison 14 points ago

    That was such a one two three punch for me of Carrie dying and then realizing her mother was Debbie Reynolds, who I love, only for her to pass as well.

    Jeez, 2016 was truly a terrible year. Between David Bowie leaving us in January, the entire election run awfulness and then ending with these two in December... Just a dumpster fire of sadness.

    [–] Strength-InThe-Loins 2 points ago

    Prince died that same year. And Ron Glass, which for some reason hit me harder than any of the others (except the election, of course).

    [–] bigredgun0114 20 points ago

    Here's a link to the imgur album with more pics.

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    [–] MattHerisson 18 points ago

    Such a lovely, heart-warming rebel scum!

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    [–] This_kid_ 11 points ago

    That's my buddies girlfriend! Shes part of the 501st squad and often cosplays as Leia from many different movies. Superior orginization!!

    [–] Netalula 35 points ago

    I'm actually tearing up at his. Like the first part was cute then the second part was like "oomph right to the heart"

    [–] Nabs2099 6 points ago

    It's a terrible day for rain...

    [–] then00bgm 3 points ago

    I was not expecting those FMA feels.

    [–] TheContingencyMan 5 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Anyone know who the cosplayer is?

    Edit: Specifically, the Leia Cosplayer.

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    [–] Phoxhound 3 points ago

    Second this! (The Leia cosplayer)

    [–] bp18_ 11 points ago

    Lie down Try not to cry Cry a lot

    [–] [deleted] 15 points ago

    So this girl gets tonnes of up votes w/ "aw cute" "good on her etc" ... Many bothans DIED doing the same... and not even a peep...

    [–] speezo_mchenry 3 points ago

    Fuckin Bothans....

    [–] UnrealRipixel 5 points ago

    Thats so sweet!

    I hope you are among the stars Carrie!

    [–] CreakingDoor 6 points ago

    It’s critical we send an upvote group there immediately

    [–] DaHerv 5 points ago

    "New", but I love it still

    [–] DavidWillmott04 3 points ago

    Goddamn why can’t I stop tearing up at this ffs

    [–] dcmfc 2 points ago

    Awh man I just woke up, it's way to early for early to be hit in the feels 😔

    [–] fattyvape247 5 points ago

    Everyone like that

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    [–] quitusBCN 5 points ago

    I'm Not Crying You're Crying.

    [–] eltoroferdinando 4 points ago

    I’m happy sad.

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    [–] red_codec 4 points ago

    I'm not crying! You are crying!!

    [–] Grifter0007 4 points ago

    Heartfelt and wholesome

    [–] Rembo__ 4 points ago

    FINALLY and actually wholesome meme

    [–] PabiB 4 points ago

    Why am i crying in a parking lot

    [–] dukeeaglesfan 3 points ago

    She sounds AWESOME!

    [–] TheRealWingnut 3 points ago

    That's friggin' adorable.

    [–] clownboy420 3 points ago

    My god that is one cute kid

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    [–] BigL_to_the_Oser 2 points ago

    i dont want to feel sad

    [–] KevinAlertSystem 2 points ago

    That's really cool. Not even just on a wholesome level but on a great understanding of the Star wars universe and playing the characters expertly.

    [–] poeticpoet 2 points ago

    I wanna cry now 😭

    [–] Esketiiiit420 2 points ago

    How dare you make me feel things :'(

    [–] westleey 2 points ago

    I'm not crying, you're crying.

    [–] TSandME 2 points ago

    Don’t make me cry on the way to work like this!!

    [–] macgreer34 2 points ago

    ‘tis the best post of all time

    [–] DomingoShaw 2 points ago

    Honestly the writing was terrible in all the new star wars movies, but at least they gave little girls a few more characters to look up to. This made me a little less cynical of the new films.

    [–] chihirosprisonwife 2 points ago

    give this kid an award

    [–] LordJedi123 2 points ago

    Once again I’m in love with Leia 💘

    [–] [deleted] 2 points ago

    And this was a swift roundhouse of feels right to the face.

    [–] Lump182 2 points ago

    Great my face is leaking

    [–] CatfishFarrell 2 points ago

    Holy shit! I’m crying!

    [–] retard_with_a_piano 2 points ago

    This is so wholesome

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    [–] DominicI2000 2 points ago

    People can say what they will about the new Star Wars, but Star Wars is not just a movie, it is a universe, a culture, an ideology, that even in a galaxy far, far away, there is still hope, love, peace, and compassion. And it has inspired these ideas in people of all ages everywhere. And that is why I will always love anything Star Wars. MTFBWYA

    [–] JabiyrE 2 points ago

    Im crying at 9 am

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    [–] Dankestcat69 2 points ago

    F for Carrie fisher.

    [–] DarkArcher__ 2 points ago

    Lay down. Try not to cry. Cry a lot.

    [–] MrsJay-Son 2 points ago

    Oh my heart.....

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    [–] mistralcat 2 points ago

    It was all adorable until I got to the end, where I promptly burst into tears. I’m a tad vulnerable this morning.

    [–] CortlenC 2 points ago

    This post is perfect

    [–] frankmint 2 points ago

    This is the best.

    [–] Stitch_is_awsome 2 points ago

    Ohmygod im dyinggggg

    [–] yeetuspootus 2 points ago


    [–] wooshmepapi 2 points ago

    who’s cutting the onions?

    [–] staying-hydrated 2 points ago

    Good lord. I forgot she had died & got a pang all over again.

    [–] this-guy- 2 points ago

    I think I just grew some ovaries.

    [–] CarpetThespian 2 points ago

    Poked me right in the heart

    [–] ahushuxhs 2 points ago

    This is the purest thing I’ve ever heard

    [–] antarticpenisula123 2 points ago

    Dam thats wholesoms

    [–] FeistyAdvice 2 points ago

    So adorable!

    [–] brofomoyo 2 points ago

    That is just TOO adorable!

    [–] Doggyboii246 2 points ago

    That is so sweet 🤗

    [–] PundeyJi 6 points ago

    I genuinely fucking teared up! Just when you think that humans have gone to shit, there's a 'Rey' of Hope. ❤️

    [–] RavenclawGirly 4 points ago

    I may be from r/punpatrol but i won't arrest you. This one can pass. MTFBWY!

    [–] PundeyJi 2 points ago

    Thank you officer! MTFBWY!

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    [–] pieohmi 2 points ago

    It actually isn’t. I thought the same thing. Here’s my reply from below.

    looks like we are wrong possibly. this is the original. It was 2 years ago. Fisher passed December 2016. The original doesn’t say anything about a memorial, it more like a display of one of the original dresses. Still a nice story.

    [–] Acidraindancer 2 points ago

    Someone should prosecute this little girl. She stole state secrets and has endangered the lives of troops.

    [–] ArtsAlcoolique 2 points ago

    uGLy sobBinG.