Originally written for Fandom Following
Somebody has probably already written this; I am aware. I personally don’t care. I’m going to talk about it anyway. In the original Star Wars trilogy, one of the big reveals was that Luke and Leia were siblings, and Leia was capable of harnessing the Jedi Force. However, that reveal is basically a throwaway comment when one realizes that Leia was never meant to be a viable option.