On December 27, 2016, the world was heartbroken over news of legendary actress Carrie Fisher's death. Fisher was a beloved friend, mother, actress, and writer who's sharp wit, on and off-screen, brought joy to millions of fans who got to know her through her portrayal of Princess Leia in Star Wars. On the one year anniversary of her death, fans and friends alike shared messages of remembrance for Fisher online with the hashtag #CarrieOnForever.
Her longtime friend and Star Wars co-star, Mark Hamill, shared this tear-jerker on Instagram.
While other fans who learned to love Fisher through the screen shared their messages on Twitter.
If Carrie Fisher taught us anything, it was to be ourselves, flaws and all. Her candidness on mental health, addiction and life was, and continues to be a source of hope and inspiration for millions around the world. Her memory will live on through her family, friends and legacy, and besides, "No one's ever really gone."