“Discipline, Miss Hamilton, is a vital component of your treatment regime.”
The wild, young governess cannot afford to lose her position in Baronet Dowling’s household. She would be reduced to poverty and life on the street. The promise of Professor Feversham’s treatments is all that stands between her and dismissal.
“Where discipline is not naturally present, it must be instilled for the good of the patient.”
Will the Professor’s hysteria treatments enable Sophia to control her desperate urges, or will stronger methods be required? Will the young governess find the relief she craves with the Professor’s latest inventions—the electromechanical vibrating bench and the triple function steam-driven percuteur?