by Meredith Bronwen Mallory (garnettrees)
Disclaimer: Star Wars, all associated images and characters are the property of corporate entities possessed also of a great many lawyers. I intend no infringement.
Summary: The body of Senator Nabarrie never made it to Naboo, seized en route by the newly minted Imperial fleet. With all vows broken save one, Vader intends to collect upon the very debt that swayed him to the Dark Side and uncover the power Darth Plagueis once knew.
This is the cautionary tale of Padme's second life.