Han Solo at Stars' End Author:Brian Daley The Kidnapping of Chewbacca — Somehow, Han managed to lift his head. He could make out, through the machine's rough ride and the distance, the knot of Espos bearing his friend away, a prisoner. — He clawed at the metal under him, to throw himself off the machine, to go back. Rekkon was on him instantly, pinning his arms, with a strength and intens... more »ity that were frightening.
"He's my friend!" Han grimaced, writhing.
"Then help your friend!" Rekkon urged. "Face hard fact: you must save yourself to save him--and not throw both lives away!"
The giant, imprisoning strength retreated and Han was left enervated, knowing Rekkon was right. Holding the catwalk railing, he stopped staring at the indistinguishable specks of Chewbacca and the Espos.
"Ahh," he lowered his eyes disconsolately, "Chewie..."« less