Re: It's all about "So how does that make you feel?"
Absolutely, it's the difference between electronic stuff and mechanical stuff. Electronic stuff needs swearing at to make it work, whereas mechanical stuff needs to be spoken to nicely, and in extreme circumstances pleaded with.
Computer that's gone BSOD and rebooted - "Work, you f******g piece of s**t!
Car that's making a wierd grinding noise and struggling to get you home at 3 am "Please please please please please keep going. Oh please please keep going!"