He looked so innocent, even vulnerable, when he asked her to tell him what had happened. And maybe he deserved to know. And maybe, a tiny, treacherous voice supplied, he deserved to feel a little bit responsible. But by the end, it was clear what he was really up to.
He was trying to help. Hell, it did help. But...(again that little voice) he's still a player. And you got played again, Kate.