Alice Drablow is the sister of Jennett Humfrye she lived at Eel Marsh House in her whole life it all begin when her sister jennet gave birth to a child named Nathaniel she and jennet were have correspondences with each other Jennet was mentally unfit to take care of Nathaniel as Alice formally adopted him she was coming home to Eel marsh house across the causeway the horse lost its footing by carrying a carriage with Alice and Nathail and thrown in the marsh Jennet saw it happen from the nursery the carriage sank fast with Nathaniel in it before Alice knew he was gone and dead Jennet blame Alice for leaving Nathaniel to die in the marsh Jennet then kill herself by hanging herself from a beam in the nursery vowing never to forgive Alice jennet made her watch what she saw and felt Alice died by the hands of own sister