Pash Devane was an engineer who crossed paths with Leia Organa in Star Wars Annual #2. Devane lived on the planet Skorii-Lei where Leia was in the midst of a secret mission for the Rebellion. As you can see from the page below, they did not initially hit it off.
Kelly Thompson (who I interviewed earlier this year) wrote Star Wars Annual #2.
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