Yeah, Caliborn’s totally manipulating Jane and basically doing “nice guy syndrome,” BUT didn’t Calliope also say cherubs are attracted via contempt? She’s a little more reliable about this, right?
yeah! like, he has… the basics right but he is exaggerating it to just be an asshole. they obviously both know that they dont experience the same sort of romantic feelings that humans do but that doesnt mean they have to be assholes. calliope obviously proved that cherubs can make friends by being nice to people and considered all the alpha kids her only friends.