That draws to a close our coverage following the death of the much-loved Carrie Fisher.
And, given her love of the written word, it seems appropriate to leave the last word on her extraordinary life in her very capable hands. This is what she thought would happen when she signed up as princess a "goofy little science-fiction film".
Quote Message: I'll go hang out with a bunch of robots for a few months and then return to my life and try to figure out what I want to do when I grow up. But then Star Wars, this goofy, little three-month hang-out with robots did something unexpected. It exploded across the firmament of pop culture, taking all of us along with it. It tricked me into becoming a star all on my own.