The story goes that he may have been forced into a extra-marital relationship and a death in that process. His wife wanted to uncover the truth and knew he only loved her, so why this information on extra-marital activities was unknown. His wife went through much suffering and work to get him back. She went to the counsel of many but in the end she had only one solution. It was to consort with the dead where she would get her husband back, this life or the next.