Tony Andrews is a twenty four year old, accounts clerk who is sexually naive, his hobby, is air travel. Tony books a holiday on the new supersonic airliner to America. It is the first holiday he has ever had, he meets up with some business men, who show him a good time around the bars of Las Vegas. On his way back to his hotel, he takes a wrong turn and trips over a woman, she has been tied spread eagle and has been raped. He tries to help her, but befuddled by drink, he ends up fondling her, after removing the gag, and she screams, he is arrested and found guilty of raping her. By accident he is sent to a female correctional facility, and meets a strict, bombastic governor with revenge in her heart. She uses the prisoners as prostitutes, on blue films and has severe ways to ensure that they do as told. Our hero finds himself in her bad books, as he tries to have her arrested for her crimes, getting secret messages out via his lawyer. She knows that he is getting the word out and punishes him severely, in many ways. He escapes from the prison with the help of some of the prisoners and the governor chases him across two states. He gets to his lawyer, only to find that he is being sent back until his new trial. The governor realises that her time is limited, and kidnaps him, to punish him for spoiling her enterprises.