I believe one of the guys from Bioware said on the Bioware forums that he'd suggest implementing walking in the next patch for the game!
But I'm not sure they'll go for it though!
And I gotta say, I love your name Lil' Jawa (specifically because of that guy in the Cantina on Tatooine, the way he says it)
"Jawas, funny little guys. Lil' Jawa, lil' Jawa!"