Prince Levan Pantiashvili spends his life in endless feasting and partying. Once wealthy landlord irresponsibly wastes his remaining possessions. Despite his old age, he decides to improve his material condition by marrying a rich woman. With this purpose he sends a matchmaker to a rich merchant Varakhidze, father of a beautiful Elo. Varakhidze is ready to give his consent to Elo’s marriage to a middle-aged prince. With this union he wants to get closer to a high society. The date is set for visiting Elo. Elo does not want to hear Prince’s name. She is in love with Ilo, a young teacher. At this point, another matchmaker, Khanuma, interferes. She sends Elo’s father away from the house with the help of prince’s nephew and disguised in a bridal outfit appears in front of the prince and guests. Meanwhile Elo and Ilo get married in the church. Enraged Prince and disapointed Varakhidze can do nothing but reconcile with the situation.