I'm sure Nokarians insist that Dukat was a Lakatian and Lakatians insist that he was a Nokarian
Dorak could have taken her expression just like you did. He has a right to interpret someone else's expressions wrong, he is not a telepath after all. But it wasn't her intention.
In a Cardassian library
or in a Cardassian gallery
"Reagan, it appears, is really only an ardent unionist if the unions in question are in Poland" - Stephen King, Skeleton Crew