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His rural Southern accent, selfishness, machismo, and folksy use of oft-abrasive nicknames belied his sophisticated and tender sides as an avid reader and a caring lover—elements of his personality that started to become more apparent as he spent more time on the Island. On the Island, Sawyer used his skills as a confidence man to accomplish various ends. He hoarded material possessions to leverage power, leading to his involvement in several " A-missions ". His acts of rebellion led him to, at various times, become the most hated survivor on the island, though he still formed bonds with several survivors. Sawyer developed a romantic relationship with Kate and later into a fully committed one with Juliet , and his jealousy sparked a rivalry with Jack. In an early attempt at rescue, Sawyer left the Island along with Jin , Michael and Walt on Michael's raft but was forced to return when Walt was kidnapped by The Others and the raft was blown up by the Others.