A New Hope

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Darth Vader: I have terrible news, Master.The Emperor: I know. I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silence. I fear something terrible has happened. Darth Vader: Yes, the Death Star has been destroyed. I apologize for the catastrophic loss of life and resources—The Emperor: Now, Vader…you will die.Darth Vader: Nooooooo—The Emperor: Lol, jk. We'll just build another one.


The Empire Strikes Back

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Darth Vader: My master, this has been a very successful month. I captured Captain Solo, I lightsabered young Skywalker's arm off, and Princess Leia is becoming defined solely by the men in her life.The Emperor: You have done well, Lord Vader. Darth Vader: And we accomplished it with only Star Destroyers. See, they're more maneuverable and they don't have any thermal exhaust ports, so maybe we don't need a new Death Star to—The Emperor: No, we're definitely building another one. And this time, let's both be on board before it's fully completed.


Return of the Jedi

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The Emperor: Your son will come to you. His compassion for you will be his undoing. Darth Vader: His compassion? But…I cut his hand off. The Emperor: He has a pure heart. Darth Vader: …The Emperor: Just like his mother.Darth Vader: …The Emperor: Remember her?Darth Vader: …The Emperor: And how she died?Darth Vader: …The Emperor: Lol, good times. Okay, let's go torture your son now. Darth Vader: …The Emperor: Force lightning!

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Darth Vader: Luke, help me take this mask off. Luke: But you'll die.Darth Vader: Nothing can stop that now. Besides, Disney will probably bring me back anyway.Luke: I thought that this was Disney. Darth Vader: Nope. Luke: But the Ewoks…Darth Vader: I know.

Vader dies.