Witty and wise, this insightful social comedy traces the twists and turns in the life of an intelligent young man from a wealthy family. His over-protective mother applies from an discretion on him to get married as soon as possible, but choosing to heed the advice of his father, he escapes from home in order to seek his own fortune.
His distraught mother goes to the extent of announcing a hefty reward for reliable information regarding his whereabouts. So, the naive young man is forced to spend most of his time hiding from the scrutiny of those seeking their reward.
A criminal gang uses one of its female members to lure the young man into its control. Eventually she falls in love with her target and proves to be his only true friend. How will the young man's adventure conclude? Under what circumstances will he reunite with his family?