I introduced the dame to a friend of mine who's very close to my heart. Just a little down and left, to be specific.
My friend is an eloquent speaker. He made three profound arguments while I excused myself from the room. I always leave when the talk gets philosophical.
This is when a character refers to a weapon as though it were a sentient creature or a person, at least in a metaphorical sense.
Compare Meet My Good Friends "Lefty" and "Righty"
. Not to be confused with I Call It "Vera"
, which is more about attachment to one's weapon.