When Andy prevents a potential fire at Wally's Gomer becomes convinced that Andy has saved his life. Determined that no task is too menial for the man that saved him Gomer makes payback a full time job, much to Andy's dismay. From bringing him fresh fish in the early morning to putting up enough firewood for seven winters Gomer makes a regular nuisance of himself to not only Andy but Aunt Bee and Opie as well. When there appears to be no let up of Gomer's "good deeds" in site Andy schemes to even to odds. Andy plans to have Gomer save his life only the plan nearly backfires! Some quick thinking by Andy saves the day, all odds are even, and things get back to normal in Mayberry.