“Okay so... I guess best to start right at the beginning.
So my father was Kevali, sorta.. nobility really. Second in line to the throne of crap that is Kevali government. When his father died and his brother came to power, he thought it was a good time to leave, to go see what was out there amongst the stars. Now, wanderlust, it's not a common Kevali trait, they're a pretty boring uninspired bunch to be perfectly honest, so my father must have been something of a weirdo for wanting to go explore the universe, but his brother gave him his blessing and off he went.
He trusted fate to guide him, and she did because soon after he met my mother.
She was a xenobiologist, she'd grown up being spoon fed the propaganda, that all aliens were evil and violent and dangerous and so on and... so forth. But she'd always wanted to know WHY, she was a true scientist, determined and … analytical, objective. She opted to go out, beyond the frontier and learn all she could about the creatures