Originally Posted by Roysten
I suppose the audience are suppose to be empathetic towards the crews initial treatment of him as an object rather than a person, thinking about it that's justified to begin with as that's precisely what he is.
I guess his grouchy manner may prevent some people sympathising with him more. This the case with you you reckon?
No, I have a fondness for grouchy doctors! I think I'm in the minority anyway when it comes to not being fond of the character anyway but his attitude wasn't any kind of problem.