This novel tells the story of Joe Toledo and Myrtle Goffer. Joe, who chooses to be a gold digger by profession, was on his way to Yabba Gabba Rush for gold-digging. He broke his leg on Mount Olive in Nandlelong. Help came in the form of Myrtle who assumed and was angry that he was drunk. Eager to propitiate her resentment, Joe Toledo doffed his cap and explained how he broke his leg. Will Myrtle help Joe, a stranger in Nandlelong?