Solomon is a young man with a very complex family background. Together with 5 other children, Solomon lives with an old man. This man has 2 wives, a very mature and a young one, the former being sick and the latter caring for the 6 children.
The daughter of the elder wife is mentally sick and has been in hospital for treatment. When she gave birth to twins, one of them died. The father of them tried to mutilate the second twin, who luckily survived, but is now marked for his whole life.