Long before it was a museum and department store, The Sorrel-Weed mansion was cursed by the shadows of suicide, murder, adultery, and war.
Perhaps it’s due to the mysterious brick barricade found under the house dating back to the Revolutionary War. Or the skeletons of countless soldiers buried alongside it.
'Could be the mentally ill Matilda, possessed by her own demons, forced into an arranged marriage, who tragically jumped to her death off the back balcony.
It was her husband, Francis Sorrel, who shunned their vow of marriage in favor of their servant Molly, who was found later found murdered in the carriage house.
And Sorrel's son, the surgeon having his own experimental and garish fun in the basement.
The locals know - these old mansion - they hold more secrets inside their walls and beneath their foundations than any one of us could guess.