Thomas is a secondary character in the novel "Detachment" written by @disunite. He is portrayed by Donald Glover.
His love interest for Felix Archer began a few months after they met. With Felix Archer, he organised the opening of the gay bar, Oasis, and offered to help Felix during the renovation.
Thomas is a lover, with possibly secrets which
Felix never shares.
Not much is revealed by the author, but it is deducible that Felix's feelings for him are stronger than what Thomas feels.