Thursday, 13 November 2014
is an erect, meter-high, gray-furred, tailed biped;
has padded feet and large ears on a spherical head;
wears an embroidered kimono with a pink bow.
have never hunted or waged war;
use no personal violence beyond infrequent scuffles;
employ unarmed police officers called Courtesy Monitors;
have started into space;
are largely an unknown factor for the League -
- the point being that some inaccurate conclusions may well be drawn from the information imparted so far.
It is good to see that some races at least have never waged war. If there really were that many other intelligent species out there, then there would have to be some whose evolution and history were sufficiently different from ours that they had never found mass slaughter an acceptable way to settle their differences.