Psi Corps cop Bester, is on the trail of runaway telepaths. By means of torture, the chase leads Bester to Babylon 5, suspecting that there's an underground railroad transporting renegade telepaths. But the renegades are on to Bester. The finances are bleek for the space station, and measures needs to be taken to save money. Sheridan means to fight the attempts of making senior staff pay for extra space in their living quarters. This make him end up on Dr Franklin's spare cot, when not helping Delenn to be more human.