People may encounter objectively difficult circumstances -- disaster, loss, illness, transition, heartbreak, etc. -- but still survive, even thrive. It seems so extraordinary, but is actually part of human adaptation, which makes it... an ordinary magic.
Humanizing soldier toys in Star Wars universe (Matthew Callahan)
THIS!!! This is what I wanted from the prequels, a gritty war with a endless stream of enemy's. About a government stricken with corruption and the Jedi and the clones being the last hope for the crumbling republic in the midst of its death throes.