Irresponsible Mom (You) scams her way into a no-young-kids-allowed apartment building by pretending that 12-year-old Akira (Yuuya Yagira) is her only child. Once inside, two other children, daughter Yuki (Momoko Shimizu) and son Shigeru (Heie Kimura) pop out of the suitcases in which they've been hiding. Another daughter, Kyoko (Ayu Kitaura), sneaks in later.
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