This book is a sequel to "Not So High, Margreet." Margreet passes her final exam and graduates from high school. All her friends know what they hope to do later, but Margreet does not. Her aunt and uncle are planning to immigrate to Canada, and she hopes to go along with them for a half year. She finds some part-time work there and meets mew friends, in particular, a friend who lives next door to her Aunt Riek and Uncle Hans. A relationship develops between her and Ralph, a veterinary student with an entirely different upbringing form hers, which causes her much trouble and conflict.