In Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, Jacob Marley is Scrooge's business partner. When Marley died, his ghost is doomed to walk the earth forever because of his selfish misdeeds. He is wrapped in chains and padlocks which represent his being captive by his guilt and extortionate behavior. One of the most memorable scenes in A Christmas Carole what when Marley appeared before Scrooge to warn him that he would be visited by three ghosts who will try to spare Scrooge of the same miserable fate. The Men's Jacob Marley Costume features a ghostly pale hat and coat that are in tatters and covered in plastic chains and padlocks. The pants, shoes, gloves, cane and make-up not included with the Men's Jacob Marley costume.