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"Did I ever tell you what my mom used to say about small sparks? That's why I named you Sparks. Well, that and the fire you started on Utapau's moon."
―Dex Tiree, to Sparks[src]

"Sparks" was the nickname given to an R5 astromech droid belonging to Gold Squadron pilot Dex Tiree. It was named after a saying Dex's mother said often, "Small sparks light big fires."[2] Sparks and Dex perished in the Battle of Yavin, 0 BBY.

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