Since the passing of his mother, the relationship between Jonathon and his dad has always been a strained one to say the least. His father has been quite distant and determined to bury himself in his work instead of spending time with his son.
This void in their father-son relationship is something that continues to break Jonathon's fragile heart as he desperately tries to gain his father's attention.
Suffice to say, Jonathon Jr. needs his father in the worst way possible. Not only as his dad but as his lover.