Whether you grew up watching Star Wars, or have become a fan in more recent years, you know there are few more amazing, headstrong or beloved characters as Princess Leia, played by the legendary Carrie Fisher.
We lost Carrie Fisher today, but her legacy in Princess Leia will remain, inspiring girls for decades to come.
Leia had some high and mighty moments, however those are far overshadowed by the feistiness that gets her both in and out of trouble. From her unusual relationship with her brother Luke Skywalker, her love life with Han Solo, being the daughter of Darth Vader, all the way down to the disappointment with her son she remains a strong, passionate woman.
For all those reasons and more, here is a list of the moments that make Princess Leia a role model, a friend and, most of all, a total badass.