Princess Leia Organa may be in a galaxy far far away, but her legacy on earth lives on forever.
On the one-year anniversary of Carrie Fisher’s death, Mark Hamill, her close friend and on-screen brother, tweeted a touching tribute honoring the Star Wars icon.
“No one’s ever really gone… #AlwaysWithUs #CarrieOnForever,” he wrote.
— @HamillHimself (@HamillHimself) December 27, 2017
The tweet included a photo collage and the hashtags #AlwaysWithUs #CarrieOnForever, which quickly spread on Twitter, prompting other users to post their own tributes to the Star Wars princess.
— Catrina Dengar (@ohcatrina) December 27, 2017
— Nerdist (@nerdist) December 27, 2017
— Charles de Lauzirika (@Lauzirika) December 27, 2017
— Mike Denison (@mikd33) December 27, 2017
It’s been one year since this sad day. We mourn the celebrities that touched us the most. Carrie Fisher was a true inspiration.#CarrieOnForever pic.twitter.com/VU5kbWZYok
— De Elizabeth (@deelizabeth_) December 27, 2017
Fisher died on Dec. 27, 2016, after suffering a heart attack during a flight from London to Los Angeles. She was 60 years old.