The 'big day out' in May added to this couple's big pile of debt. Tom and Tricia got married last May. The big day out added to the couples' big pile of debt. Tricia is a barmaid on a modest wage and Tom is a cabbie with absolutely no idea of his income. They can't afford to repay their debts and their creditors - no surprise - have lost all patience.
Eddie arrives in Athlone to solve the mystery of the vanishing cash - Tom and Tricia both work hard so why are they constantly broke?