And yet, those staggering numbers were only after their list was narrowed down to cases of outright child-theft - there were untold millions of war orphans and refugee children left without homes as result of their conflict. The destructive tidal wave of war had washed over soldiers and civilians alike, and trillions upon trillions in the galaxy were still trying to make sense of their losses. This really touched a string inside me, not only as a kindergarten teacher, but also as the child of two WW2 refugee children, @Mira_Jade. What I also like about your story is the mix of humour and thoughtful passages. And now you have an Ezra in it, too. "Destroying" flower beds. The conversation between Caleb & Anakin was deep, too.