Trapped in a portentous nineteenth-century mansion 9 children spend their days forsaken by fate. They live under the orders and abuses of the Huckster a woman who likes to be referred to as “mother”. Her right hand is Angelita a girl who punishes her fellow peers for the sake of the house's strict order and obedience. But everything gets out of control with the arrival of a new victim: Teresita. Her obstinacy might be the loose link of an endless chain of harassment and abuse.