Left to my own devices, I am not very aggressive. But if you give me a small helpless person to defend I will conquer small European nations in their name. -- RecklessPrudence
There are certain things one should never, ever do in Galactic Society. You do not comment negatively about any other cogniscent's appearance. You do not engage a gravity drive in hyperspace. And you do not, under any circumstances, threaten a human's charge if that guarded body is a small, fragile life form.
All three of these examples are easily equally dangerous. The most noticeable example is Greenery Technician Pam and the Del'voq tourist named Krel.
It started, of course, with directions to the Elemeno.