Marigo is a musician. Ever since his landlady confiscated his instrument, a congoma, in lieu of his rent arrears, his dreams revolve around getting it back. He gets hold of a na- tional lottery ticket. To keep it safe until the draw, he glues it to his door. On the night of the draw, Marigo cannot believe his luck: The winning number is the one on his ticket! The only snag is the ticket is stuck to the door.