Thoughtful, practical, and business-savvy, Patrick perfectly complements David's creative energy. As David's newly minted boyfriend, Patrick tries his best to navigate through this relationship which needs much love and attention. However, Patrick is not as squeaky clean as David once thought; he too has some emotional baggage, which pops up unexpectedly and forces the couple to examine their relationship.
In season 3, he was a topic of discussion between Stevie and David while the latter was establishing his new apothecary; Topics dealing with Patrick's sexuality and whether he had feelings for David or not. These rumors prove to be true when David kissed Patrick and he reveals how glad he is for that kiss to had happened.