He sees Trixie as the future of the Order of Hermes.
He has a love of elaborate gestures and nice suits. He resents the term “Merlins” and is trying to make the Order more modern.
He is between the old Order and the future. With the flair of Cyrano De Bergerac, he tries to give Trixie support while mantaining the distance commanded of them by the Order’s masters.
Recently, he has been found to have a new and younger girlfriend than Trixie.