Deacon Branhope “Sugarfoot” Collins wrestles with the demons of celibacy as the guiles of an ex- lover tantalize him. But as misfortunes and tragedies befall the community, becomes an agent of action. This brings him face to face with the town’s beautiful heiress, the woman of his dreams. As sparks between them grow, his ex-lover becomes enraged. Will she let go? What mayhem will she create?