As the kingdom's Master of Coin, Littlefinger finds ways to balance the books, even when spending surpasses income. Littlefinger is a childhood friend of the Tully sisters, Lysa and Catelyn, the latter of whom he still harbors feelings for. Nakedly ambitious, Littlefinger often finds himself at odds with Varys.
"Only by admitting what we are
can we get what we want..." — Petyr Baelish