She is a sad woman who was the lover and wife of a sea captain whom was lost at sea. She kept pictures of him in her engraved locket (the engraving itself was a picture of her husband).
Her gravestone reads:
- Betty Cowden
- Here lieth the body of Betty Cowden
- Who would live longer but she couden;
- Sorrow and grief made her decay
- When she lost her lover at sea one day.
Behind the ScenesEdit
According to the novel in The King's Quest Companion, the locket is said to be engraved on the outside with a black-bearded sea captain - her husband. In the game, however, only shows the picture on the inside, which is a man without a beard, and his trade is unknown (though implied he was a sailor as he died at sea).