Deacon Sugarfoot Collins wrestles with the demons of celibacy as the guiles of an ex- lover tantalize him. Struggling to repel her, he begins to envision his dream woman. But as misfortunes and tragedies befall the community, Sugarfoot becomes an agent of action. This brings him face to face with the town’s beautiful heiress, the woman of his dreams. As the spark between them grows, his ex-lover becomes enraged. Will she let go? What mayhem will she create?