A place is marked as “ No weapons allowed”.
One (or more) of the crew proceeds to spend a ridiculous amount of time removing all of the weapons from their being.
Cue terror and hilarity. -- Anon Guest
[AN: My favourite trope!]
"No, no, Human Jan. You do not check that your weapons are operational. You check them in. For safety and safekeeping."
"Right," said Human Jan. "Nobody has weapons, nobody can harm anyone. That's the theory, right?"
"That is the practice," sighed Hothron. Humans may come in handy, but they tended to have difficulty with the more civilised areas of the Edge Territories. Fortunately, Human Jan had skipped over the illogical argument of, If nobody is allowed armaments, how am I meant to protect you from criminals?