Blake, a character in the "Rules of Engagement" series, is the manager of Nomade, a fine dine French restaurant on board the ship, and one of Party-Girl Sister's love interests. He is first seen in Book 1, Chapter 2.
Blake has short, black hair, light skin and black eyes. Usually, he wears a gray suit with a blue checked shirt, a black tie, and a white pocket handkerchief. Noted for his looks by Party-Girl Sister.
Focused on work, Blake is very strict and stern. However, he has a softer side, shown through his interactions with his mom on the phone and his blossoming friendship/relationship with Party-Girl Sister.
Blake meets Party-Girl Sister at the 'Wine and Mixers.' He later finds out that she's the new addition to the staff. Their relationship was rocky at first. He disapproved of her party ways and indifference to working hard. As Party-Girl Sister begins to prove herself at work, Blake recognizes and appreciates her drive.
On the night of the Captain's Ball, Blake and Party-Girl Sister stayed behind to celebrate their raise from the Captain. They end up sleeping together. The morning after, Party-Girl Sister hastily leaves the room, including a sleeping Blake. Later on, they meet in the hallway, where Blake apologizes for putting her in an awkward situation.
Blake's parents have not been seen yet. Party-Girl Sister heard Blake speaking to his mother on the phone. He tells her he will send over some more money to pay for his dad's medical bills.
- He bears a resemblance to actors Ian Anthony Dale and Ben Affleck.