He is a mole mentioned in the first 3 books as a member of the Circle. He also fought on Swan Isle in the Raven War alongside Russet, Tipp, and Crispin. He was a father-like figure to Tipp and Todd. Crispin describes him as utterly reliable and dependable. For a long time, he refused the position of Captain because he never thought he could match Lugg. But he eventually accepted when Urchin and he were both inaugurated after the death of Crispin along with Hope who was made a member of the circle.