Edward Newgate from childhood dreamed of helping people, so he decided to get a medical education. After graduating from the faculty of psychiatry at Oxford University, he goes to Stonehurst, where there is a psychiatric hospital for patients belonging to the elite of society. Here he plans to gain invaluable experience, which he will use for his future work. Upon arrival, he meets with the staff and the chief physician of the hospital, which applies to its patients a very strange technique that excludes any treatment. Edward stays here and gets to work. But he is haunted by the strange noise that is constantly heard in the boiler room. Curiosity takes over and he goes downstairs, where he finds locked people, one of whom knows his name and claims to be the chief doctor of the place. Now Edward will have to understand all the secrets of this psychiatric hospital, and for this you need to get acquainted with Dr. Lamb, learn about him and his subordinates a lot of new things that will help save more than one human life.