I'm right there with you dude, but that war was lost a long time ago."Peak" as a noun means the top of something, as in the peak of a mountain. As a verb, it means to reach the highest point, as in "hula hoop popularity peaked in the 1960s."
"Pique" as a verb can mean to stimulate interest or curiosity, or to irritate or provoke. Meriam Webster says "to excite or arouse especially by a provocation, challenge, or rebuff."
Just have a nice beverage and let the animals eat each other. It's nature's way.