Blowing into town for a few days, Britt meets a couple of old friends who have turned out to be quite the professional bankers. The more he lerns though, there seems to be a rift between Kermit and Rome. Visiting the Justice of the Peace, and town gossip, Britt learns of a rivalry between the two gals that are married to Kermit and Rome.
With the county fair coming up, Britt is drafted into being judge for the preserves. Now Britt has to face one the most dangerous missions of his life. Facing down two feuding women.
Will an honest judgement from Britt actually end the fued between Thelma and Bessy, or will it just make things worse? What if Britt just called the contest a tie? After a sleepless night, it’s crunch time. How will Britt get himself out of this predicament?
In epilog Britt shares a secret about what inspired his decision.