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Radio drama written by Bernard Farrell, it was RTÉ entry for 1987 Prix Italia

A woman turns 52 and can't see much of a change between her last birthday and today, which is because she's still committed to the things that are important to her. This includes play and concern for fellow human beings; both stand in an unusual relationship to each other. Every year for her birthday, Marriet goes to the harbor pier to create a phone number from the first digits of passing red cars, which she then dials. In the meantime, she can look back on a number of special stories with those she called. The ever-present, long-dead mother, on the other hand, only knows mockery and contempt for Marriet's way of life and her passion for gambling. To defend herself against her mother's relentlessly harsh voice and assert her purpose in life, Marriet reviews the final story with Jimmy Somers, a married man who neglects and cheats on himself because of his wife Alice's many bridge games with Maurice feels. The attempt to convince his wife of his qualities by playing the piano fails because he does not know the popular song "The Bells Are Ringing". A reason for Marriet to teach him

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