There are several factions at work here. The Gamms have most of the military hardware, the Chos have a dirtside volatiles business, and the Chevs have been smuggling Amorph slaves.
Our guest talked quite frankly, and with the exception of his embellishments concerning his own importance, I'm confident he told the truth.
And you got all of this out of him for a pastry recipe?
Don't forget, I was originally engineered to be a diplomat.
You're so much more efficient now that you can do the wining and dining on a foundation of your own cooking.