His feelings about Caroline are genuine… I wouldn’t say in love at this point, but I’d say he’s infatuated with this blonde young vampire girl who doesn’t understand her true potential and her true power of being what she is. She really has no idea how truly beautiful she is to him.
"Every time someone says we don’t need feminism anymore, things like this come to mind. Due to insufficient dowry this young girl’s husband lacerated her face with a razor blade." (Gwalior - India) - ph. Adrian Fisk