Re: Warhammer 40k fluff thread VI: They see me Ward'en, they haten
You assume that is a bad thing. That's the thing about aliens - their worldviews are, well, alien to us.
And the teachings of the Imperium are to know your duty and to follow and obey, not to aspire (source: various inc. numerous Thoughts For the Day). Many canon sources have people wanting to join the guard to leave their homeworld as they will have opportunities on new worlds that they won't on their old ones.
Princess in the streets.
Princess in the sheets.
Don't touch me I'm royalty.