Three Skeleton Key is a one act play I have never heard about before today. It was written as a short story by George G. Toudouze and was first published in 1937 in English.
This is a short story about three men who operate a lighthouse miles offshore of the South American coast. They love their job untill one day a strange ship arrives. Suddenly they are unsure if they will survive to see the next day.
This story is set on a “key” or small island several miles offshore of French Guianna in the early 1900s. Lighthouse operators whould spend months at a time isolated out on their tiny islands without any contact with the rest of the world. Continue reading