Carla Michelsen has absolutely had it. She is offering 250,000 Euros to each of her three adult children, combined with a contract that includes nothing short of quitting her job as their mother. Phillipp, the youngest, is the quickest to absorb the shock, because he urgently needs money. Rita takes a little while, but she too eventually accepts this drastic move. The only one who vehemently resists is middle child Doro, who is far too attached to the family structure.