Prior to the events of October 7, 2013, Kate attended a Vortex Club party where she became intoxicated. When a video of her actions during her intoxication was uploaded online via YouTube, news of eventually reached her family. Kate's "Auntie Marsh" sent her a scathing letter, criticizing her character:
- "Dear Kate:
No spirit or devil could have prepared me for what for what you've done in that videotape.
And like a Jezebel you have released your harlot image before God's eye.
I will pray with my church for your soul to be saved from Eternal Hellfire."
- —Auntie Marsh
When Max is in Kate's dorm room and reads the letter, she notes that Auntie Marsh left out "damnation" in her scathing description of Kate's actions.
- Reading Kate's Aunt's letter is not one of the contributing factors that will help the player save Kate from committing suicide.