It is pitch black, and Tempe is trapped in a frigid, tiny space. Trying to piece things together, she remembers accompanying the bones of a wealthy heiress to the Chicago morgue. A phone call was made, and Tempe was accused of mishandling the autopsy. The, two more women's bodies were discovered. But how did she end up imprisoned? Confused and scared, she knows only that someone, possibly a colleague, is hell-bent on destroying her.