In my experience there is no such thing as luck.
If you think the force was guiding Anakin in that scene, fine. Good for you. I disagree. None of the mythos I'm familiar with supports your point of view.
Kid, I've flown from one side of
this galaxy to the other. I've seen
a lot of strange stuff, but I've
never seen anything to make me believe
there's one all-powerful force
controlling everything. There's no
mystical energy field that controls
I used to wonder that myself. Thought
it was a bunch of mumbo-jumbo --
magical power holding together good,
evil, the dark side and the light.
Crazy thing is, it's true. The
Force, the Jedi, all of it. It's
I had no issues with it until I was informed the novelization states that the force told him to walk.
I don't think it shows anything about the Force controlling him, simply that the force is something that aids naturally.