As a child, Robert Ainsworth and his mother were often beaten mercilessly by his alcoholic father. To cope with this abuse, eventually Ainsworth developed dissociative identities. One of which, Buttons, murdered his parents setting off a chain of events that would lead Ainsworth to become one of the most prolific serial killers of our time. From the confines of Carol Cullen Psychiatric Ward, Ainsworth gives lectures analyzing murders he has committed. While his “students” ponder if evil is born or bred, an unsolved mystery involving abducted and murdered Kindley University students looms over the campus. Who is the killer? Not even Ainsworth knows.