"Don't start falling for Doctor Jan," the staff warned Sister Christina when she arrived to nurse at the North-Eastern Hospital, Plasdorp, near the Drakensberg. The story was that on the eve of his wedding his fiancee had run off with another man, and ever since that day he had become coldly sarcastic at the slightest sign of feminine interest... "Don't worry girls. I won't. I'm man-proof" Christina had replied, and because of something in her past she believed this was true. But is spite of herself, as time went on, she felt her barriers gradually falling. She only wished the same could be said of Doctor Jan!