Ohhhh dear!! you are such and observant reader!!!
Yes you really did and yes his change of heart is a bit hard to believe under this light!
(then again MN and Jack didn't see him so... )
So glad you noticed though! (quite a few people asked me later how could he know...so..
the thing with hiding characters is that you don't want to make it obvious but it must still be "visible"
so that observant Readers can see it!!! )well done and thank you again for readin my story, you have no idea
how happy it makes me to know that!!!