Luke and Leia Were Adopted: A Star Wars Write-Up

You probably know that Luke and Leia were adopted. But here are some great points the 'Star Wars' films make about adoption.

Rebekah Yahoves May 04, 2018

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, the Senator of Naboo and a Jedi-warrior-turned-dark-lord ushered two infants into the universe. While their son was raised by farmer relatives and their daughter was bequeathed to royalty, the roles of the twins in the future of the cosmos was undeniable. What can we learn from their adoption story? Sometimes, who we are and where we grow up are meant to be.

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Rebekah Yahoves

Rebekah Yahoves is a writer, mother, and music teacher from Long Island. In 2016, she adopted three school-aged siblings from Poland at the same time. When she isn't constructing casseroles or tuning violins, Rebekah likes to go on tea binges and read.

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