As seen in the Season One Trailer, she was murdered.
If you're reading this, I'm dead - which means White Spire is at war.
I can't protect you anymore, but I can teach you how to run a crew. You learn how to do that properly and you won't just survive... you might end up running the whole city.
Good Luck. Try not to get stabbed.
|~ Momma Eeb in a letter to the Player upon starting the tutorial|