Droids you were looking for

Once upon a time, in a galaxy far, far yard sale not far away…

So the wife goes sale-ing most Saturdays when the weather gets nicer, on the lookout for deals and such.  Yesterday at such a sale she spotted some Star Wars stuff.  Of course that was an afterthought.  She was mainly looking for a bike for our son and stopped to see what was available.

“We should stop by this sale,” she says.   “It’s a couple blocks away.  They have a bike and some Star Wars toys.”

OK, I’m thinking.  So we made the stop on the way to the morning soccer game.

The bike was decent and the right size for the boy’s next step up this summer.  But what immediately caught my eye was the original Darth Vader carrying case.  Circa Empire if I’m not mistaken, but could be from the original.  The handle was broken off and it looked a little worn, but I was excited.

And when I opened said carrying case, what should I find?


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